Tag: eating disorders

2017 Debut Authors Bash with Giveaway – Featuring Alexandra Ballard Talking about Her Inspiration and Research for Her Debut Novel:  What I Lost  #17DABash

2017 Debut Authors Bash with Giveaway – Featuring Alexandra Ballard Talking about Her Inspiration and Research for Her Debut Novel: What I Lost #17DABash

I’m participating in this fun yearly event once again hosted by YA Reads.  I’m lucky enough to be posting about two authors this year, so make sure to check back later this month for another fun post.  I read What I Lost this past summer, and you can check out my review of it HERE…. Read more »

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Blog Tour with Review and Giveway:  What I Lost by Alexandra Ballard

Blog Tour with Review and Giveway: What I Lost by Alexandra Ballard

Book info: Title:  What I Lost Author:  Alexandra Ballard Genre:  YA Contemporary, Eating disorders, Anorexia Release Date:  June 6th, 2017 Publisher:  Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) Pages: 304 Formats:  Hardcover, ebook Source:  E-galley from Publisher Synopsis: What sixteen-year-old Elizabeth has lost so far: forty pounds, four jean sizes, a boyfriend, and her peace of mind…. Read more »

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Gateway 1:  Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

Gateway 1: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

This was my first read for the 2011-2012 Gateway Award Possible Nominees. The title didn’t give me any idea what it was going to be about. However, I should have known from reading Speak by this same author that this would be a very deep story. This was a VERY hard book to read. Yes,… Read more »

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