You know why body positive books are so important? They prove that this isn’t all in our heads. All the overwhelming insecurities, all the daily battles with our reflections, all the hours spent wishing our flesh away and wasting our days hiding from a world that we don’t think we’re good enough to be a part of. Well guess what? We didn’t create those demons all by ourselves. Here are some of the books in our collection that will help you battle those thoughts and help you realize you are perfect just the way you are.
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I Do It with the Lights On: And 10 More Discoveries on the Road to a Blissfully Shame-Free Life by Whitney Way ThoreSelf-Esteem Comes in All Sizes: How to Be Happy and Healthy at Your Natural Weight by Carol A. JohnsonThings No One Will Tell Fat Girls: A Handbook for Unapologetic Living by Jes BakerDumplin' by Julie MurphyHot & Heavy: Fierce Fat Girls on Life, Love & Fashion by Virgie TovarShrill: Women Are Funny, It's Okay to Be Fat, and Feminists Don't Have to Be Nice by Lindy WestThe Beauty Myth by Naomi WolfThe DUFF: Designated Ugly Fat Friend by Kody KeplingerSize 12 Is Not Fat by Meg CabotFat Chance by Deborah BlumenthalThe Little Giant of Aberdeen County by Tiffany BakerGet Well Soon by Julie HalpernThe Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things by Carolyn MacklerDoes This Book Make Me Look Fat? by Marissa WalshFat Girl: A True Story by Judith MooreFat Girl Walking: Sex, Food, Love, and Being Comfortable in Your Skin...Every Inch of It by Brittany GibbonsBody of Truth: Change Your Life by Changing the Way You Think about Weight and Health by Harriet BrownBig Girl: How I Gave Up Dieting and Got a Life by Kelsey MillerRead My Hips: How I Learned to Love My Body, Ditch Dieting, and Live Large by Kim BrittinghamFat! So?: Because You Don't Have to Apologize for Your Size by Marilyn WannWhat's Wrong with Fat? by Abigail C. SaguyI Do It with the Lights On: And 10 More Discoveries on the Road to a Blissfully Shame-Free Life by Whitney Way Thore