"Purge" is a beautifully crafted memoir that has a "Girl, Interrupted" feel. In this raw and engaging account of her months in rehab, Nicole Johns documents her stay in a residential treatment facility for eating disorders. Her prose is lucid and vivid, as she seamlessly switches verb tenses and moves through time. She unearths several important themes: body image and sexuality, sexual assault and relationships, and the struggle to piece together one's path in life. While other books about eating disorders and treatment may ...

Purge: Rehab Diaries 2010, ReadHowYouWant

ISBN-13: 9781458766779

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Purge: Rehab Diaries 2009, Seal Press (CA), Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781580052740

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