Clare Dunkle seemed to have an ideal lifeatwo 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 storyatold in brave, beautifully written, and unflinchingly honest proseaof one family's fight against a deadly disease, from an often ignored but important perspective: the mother of the anorexic.... she and her roommate were putting together, tooaorderly and soothing, aqua blue and sage green, with a spalike Zen feel and a bowl of woven rattan balls on the coffee table. ... Her cell phone plan wouldna#39;t let her make international calls.
|Title||:||Hope and Other Luxuries|
|Author||:||Clare B. Dunkle|
|Publisher||:||Chronicle Books - 2015-05-19|