Book Reviews

Beat reviews non-fiction books that could be useful to people with eating disorders or supporting someone with an eating disorder, including autobiographies, self-help manuals, and cookery books. You can browse our reviews below.

If you have a book that you would like us to consider reviewing, please email info@beateatingdisorders.org.uk

Please eat...

The anorexia demon treats the author of Please eat … “like a pi...

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Weighing It Up

This book, and the account contained within it, is a testament to the possibilit...

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Understanding Your Eating

Julia Buckroyd is a psychotherapist who has been working in the field of disorde...

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Eating Disorders Pocketbook

Teachers can provide life-changing support to a pupil struggling with an eating...

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A Girl Called Tim: Escape from Eating Disorder

This memoir chronicles June Alexander's life through, and beyond, her battle wit...

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When Anorexia Came To Visit

One thing I remember saying over and over again to my husband – and probably sti...

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Eating Problems in Children: Information for Parents

The Royal College of Psychiatrists published this guide to eating problems in ch...

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Can I Tell You About Eating Disorders?

Can I tell you about eating disorders? invites readers to explore and learn...

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Overcoming Binge Eating

If you have a problem controlling your eating, this book is for you. Christophe...

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Eating Disorders: A Parents’ Guide

Eating Disorders: A Parents’ Guide is a comprehensive, clear and reassuring...

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Breath in the Dark, a Childhood Lost

Breath in the Dark is a simply told, yet incredibly powerful, autobiographi...

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Overcoming Body Image Problems including Body Dysmorphic Disorde...

This book is part of the Overcoming series and provides the reader with comprehe...

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