Nicole Johns offers unvarnished, unromanticized memoir in 'Purge: Rehab Diaries'
— by Amy Goetzman, MinnPost.com, July 8th, 2009
Anyone suffering, or knows someone suffering, from an eating disorder might enjoy this book. I'm about halfway through it myself now and have enjoyed reading the shared struggle... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Beth
This book is written in a style very similar to Girl Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen. It's not a linear story, but more a collection of memories of her 3 month stay in an eating... Read morePublished 4 months ago by jessicass
this memoire seemed to tell the story of ED treatment in a far too casual way. The writer didn't go through near what others do, she wasn't nearly as ill and treatment only one... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amy M. Loro
This is a raw, unflinchingly honest account of the mindset of a women struggling with comming to terms with her recovery. Read morePublished 10 months ago by jazi vogt
I read this book within 3 days and am now reading it again. It really shows you what its like.Published 12 months ago by Sheila W.
Simply put, I liked it. It was a fast read, and as I have heard from others, it reads similarly to Girl Interrupted. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Coleen Lewis
Nicole John's book Purge: Rehab Diaries was one of th more honest books I've read about eating disorders. Read morePublished on May 2, 2013 by Marie
The author writes very well and is so in touch with what is going on it seems strange that the illness prevented her from seeing and addressing her own issues for so long. Read morePublished on March 24, 2013 by James F. Rendek