Appetites

Appetites

On the Search for True Nourishment

Format
ePub
Price
$12.99
 
Additional Formats
  • ePub
  • ISBN 9781101554784
  • 266 Pages
  • Plume
  • Adult

Overview

“Roth tells of her own experiences with a non-blink frankness cushioned by the gracefulness of her prose.”—Chicago Tribune. “Just the right mix of confession, sass, and style.”—Publishers Weekly.

Table of Contents

Prologue: The Places We Search

1. The Size of My Body, The Size of My LIfe

2. The Hunger to be Valued

3. Parallel Lives, Part 1: Losing My Hair

4. When Someone Believes in You

5. Women’s Friendship: A Conspiracy of Hunger

6. To Have or Have Not: Nourishment and Self-Denial7. Parallel Lives, Part 2: On Happiness and Joy

8. The Longing for a Safe Place

Epilogue: Seven Rememberances
Acknowledgments

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