Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

Roxane Gay

307 pages first pub 2017 (editions)

nonfiction feminism memoir challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


From the bestselling author of Bad Feminist: a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself“I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be s...

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emotional 84%
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sad 48%
dark 36%
informative 28%
inspiring 28%
hopeful 18%
tense 10%
funny 4%


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