Book Categories: Memoirs

A memoir is a historical story or biography written from personal memories or special sources such as diaries or journals. It’s a book about your life, the lessons learned, and key moments that shaped who you are. My memoir, A Girl Called Tim, is about my experience with an eating disorder.

A Girl Called Tim

I was 11 years old, in Grade Six at primary school, when I developed a mental illness called anorexia nervosa. It starved my body and I became emaciated. Eventually I gained weight and everyone, including me, thought I was well again. But anorexia hid inside my brain, and continued to...

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