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Embrace your size : my own body positivity  Cover Image Book Book

Embrace your size : my own body positivity / hara ; translation, Athena + Alethea Nibley ; lettering, Chiho Christie.

Hara, (author,, artist.). Nibley, Athena, (translator.). Nibley, Alethea, (translator.). Christie, Chiho, (letterer.).

Summary:

What do you do when your body doesn't match the ideal shape as dictated by society? What do you wear when sweats seem to be the only clothes that fit you? How do you deal with the constant, overwhelming waves of criticism about your appearance from yourself and others? A love letter to anyone striving to embrace their size, this wonderfully illustrated, uplifting comic essay by a plus-size author chronicles her own journey with body positivity, what inspired her to change her mindset, and how she learned to love herself as she is.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781975347291 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1975347293
  • Physical Description: 159 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Yen Press edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Yen Press, 2022.

Content descriptions

General Note:
First published in Japan in 2021 by Kadokawa Corporation, Tokyo.
Translated from the Japanese.
Formatted Contents Note:
The days I thought, "I need to lose weight" -- My encounter with body positivity -- Body positivity starts to change my life -- What gave me courage -- Body positivity and my future self : Nao Yoshino x hara conversations.
Subject: Body image in women > Comic books, strips, etc.
Self-esteem in women > Comic books, strips, etc.
Identity (Psychology) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Autobiographical comics.
Graphic novels.

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  • 4 of 6 copies available at Kenton County.

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