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Purge (Reprint) (Paperback) (Sarah Darer Littman)
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This striking novel from acclaimed author Sarah Darer Littman is now available in paperback!Janie Ryman hates throwing up. So why does she binge eat and then stick her fingers down her throat several times a day? That’s what the doctors and psychiatrists at Golden Slopes hope to help her discover. But first Janie must survive everyday conflicts between the Barfers and the Starvers, attempts by the head psychiatrist to fish painful memories out of her emotional waters, and shifting friendships and alliances among the kids in the ward.
As a patient at Golden Slopes struggling with the dangerous habit of binging and purging, Janie Ryman knows the day is quickly approaching when she will have to share her dark secret with the doctors and psychiatrists in order to get the help she needs to finally put an end to the obsession that is ruining her life. Reprint.
Number of Pages: 234
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Age Range: Teen
Author: Sarah Darer Littman
Street Date: April 1, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-2620