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The Resource Hunger : a memoir of (my) body, Roxane Gay

Hunger : a memoir of (my) body, Roxane Gay

Label
Hunger : a memoir of (my) body
Title
Hunger
Title remainder
a memoir of (my) body
Statement of responsibility
Roxane Gay
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the New York TimesHunger, she explores her past?including the devastating act of violence that acted as a turning point in her young life?and brings readers along on her journey to understand and ultimately save herself. With the bracing candor, vulnerability, and power that have made her one of the most admired writers of her generation, Roxane explores what it means to learn to take care of yourself: how to feed your hungers for delicious and satisfying food, a smaller and safer body, and a body that can love and be loved?in a time when the bigger you are, the smaller your world becomes
Summary
The best-selling author of Bad Feminist presents a searingly frank memoir of food, weight, self-image and learning how to feed one's hunger in healthy ways, drawing on the popular essays of her long-running Tumblr blog to illuminate the challenges of navigating the boundaries between self-comfort and self-care
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2017.
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Lambda Literary Award for Bisexual Nonfiction, 2018.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10492469
Cataloging source
B@L
Dewey number
306.4/613
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF697.5.B63
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
980
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir of (my) body
Label
Hunger : a memoir of (my) body, Roxane Gay
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=178&titleID=2350742
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn988984742
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062362605
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
444C74A0-3BC9-4C63-9307-5329E4B632D9
Label
Hunger : a memoir of (my) body, Roxane Gay
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=178&titleID=2350742
Publication
Copyright
Note
Electronic book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn988984742
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062362605
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
444C74A0-3BC9-4C63-9307-5329E4B632D9

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