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The time in between : a memoir of hunger and hope / Nancy Tucker.

Tucker, Nancy, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Killingworth Library Association.
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Killingworth Library Association YA 616.85 TUC (Text to phone) 33420149182454 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

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"When Nancy Tucker was eight years old, her class had to write about what they wanted to be when they grew up. She thought, and thought, and then, though she didn't know why, she wrote: 'I want to be thin.' Over the next twelve years, she developed anorexia, was hospitalised, and finally swung the other way towards bulimia nervosa. She left school, rejoined school; went in and out of therapy; ebbed in and out of life. From the bleak reality of a body breaking down to the electric mental highs of starvation, hers has been a life held in thrall by food. Told with remarkable insight, dark humour and acute intelligence, The Time in Between is a profound, important window into the workings of an unquiet mind"--Publisher's description.
Subject: Tucker, Nancy > Health
Eating disorders > Patients > Biography.
Anorexia > Patients > Biography.
Bulimia > Patients > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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