The Body Is Not an Apology

Book review by Barbara Saunders, Common Sense Media
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Ambitious exploration of the power of self-love.

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Book Details

  • Author: Sonya Renee Taylor
  • Genre: Body Awareness
  • Topics: Activism
  • Book type: Non-Fiction
  • Publisher: Berrett-Koehler
  • Publication date: July 17, 2020
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 18
  • Number of pages: 137
  • Available on: Paperback, Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), iBooks, Kindle
  • Last updated: September 25, 2020

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