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Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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Very great portrayal of an eating disorder. I must say that I do agree with the review I read somewhere that it does sort of turn into a "how to have an eating disorder guides," however I saw it more ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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2.75 / 5 Interesting to get into the head of someone living with severe eating disorders. But it didn't hold my interest. This was a DNF for me. Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia by Marya Hornbacher (Harper Perennial 1997) (Biography). Twenty-three year old Marya Hornbacher tells the story of her difficult struggle with food addiction ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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Incredibly disturbing. Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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I think this book is definitely too graphic for someone under the age of 18. But it gives you a real life perspective of anorexia, unlike fake ones in non fiction books. It's scary but it's real. I ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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One woman's gritty, and terrifying descent into an eating disorder that ravages her life, body and everything that surrounds her. Marya Hornbacher's portrayal of her battles with anorexia and bulimia ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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Wow. Incredible book. Do NOT read this book if you are likely to be "triggered" (to use popular parlance). It's a manual for anorexia, whilst at the same time as being a polemic against that odd ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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This memoir is haunting, at times disturbing, and is articulate and well written. I felt like I got an idea of the madness, the compulsion, and the relentless negative voices that accompanies this ... Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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there are so many detailed description regarding her emotions which I found somehow interesting, but there are also many "too detailed" description of her surrounding which makes it kinda.. boring? It took me longer to finish reading it.. Read full review

Review: Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia

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This book pulled no punches and was a scary yet fascinating account of one woman's struggles with anorexia and bulimia. Very detailed, intense and raw at times, Wasted was a gritty real-life journey of Marya Hornbacher's fight against eating disorders. Actual rating: 3.5 stars! Read full review


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