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Title:
Hope and other luxuries : a mother's life with a daughter's anorexia
Author:
Dunkle, Clare B., author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2015]

©2015.
Physical Description:
557 pages ; 24 cm
Summary:
"Clare Dunkle seemed to have an ideal life--two beautiful, high-achieving teenage daughters, a loving husband, and a satisfying and successful career as a children's book novelist. But it's when you let down your guard that the ax falls. Just after one daughter successfully conquered her depression, another daughter developed a life-threatening eating disorder. Co-published with Elena Vanishing, the memoir of her daughter, this is the story--told in brave, beautifully written, and unflinchingly honest prose--of one family's fight against a deadly disease, from an often ignored but important perspective: the mother of the anorexic"--
Language:
English
Reading Level:
HL 700 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5.2 30.0 174525.

Reading Counts RC High School 5.3 42 Quiz: 66372.
ISBN:
9781452121567
Format :
Book