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Herizons Magazine Review of Purge

Herizons magazine reviewed Purge: http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_7554/is_201001/ai_n49421562/?tag=content;col1

Psych Central Review

This is by far my favorite review, and not just because it’s a favorable one. The reviewer really GOT IT in terms of the book. She’s right on. See for yourself: http://psychcentral.com/lib/2009/purge-rehab-diaries/

Library Journal (online) Memoir Addendum Review

Another good one! Although, I was an MFA student, not a PhD candidate, but whatever. I’m happy. 🙂 Johns, Nicole. Purge: Rehab Diaries. Seal, dist. by Publishers Group West. Apr. 2009. c.250p. ISBN 978-1-58005-274-0. $16.95. In her twenties, Ph.D. candidate Johns had an eating disorder not otherwise specified, both purging and restricting food. Readers go […]

Kirkus Reviews

Purge got its very first review from Kirkus Reviews! It’s a good one: Johns, Nicole PURGE: Rehab Diaries A young writer recounts the trials and treatment of her eating disorder. Midway through graduate school, 22-year-old Johns checked herself into the Wisconsin Eating Disorders Center, where she would spend 88 days trying to break the self-destructive […]