Katharine's book is an eloquently written pathos-filled insight into the taboo and rarely talked about world of eating disorders. She describes how she lived with anorexia; she describes the fear, torment, horror and frustration that this sometimes tragically fatal disorder caused.. Over the course of the book Katharine goes through a personal transformation and the overwhelming message of this book is one of hope. Katharine is able to articulate herself and learn from her experiences. You can see that the self realisation leads her towards a cure. Katharine's book is an inspiration to anyone who has been or may be in a similar situation in the future.
About the Author
Katharine was born in Harrogate, North Yorkshire and now lives in King's Lynn, Norfolk with her husband. Katharine's interests include animals, in particular dogs and horses, sport, writing, film and theatre. She previously worked as a drama teacher for 5 years before completing a year's acting training and starting her professional career as an actress. She wrote 'Little Steps' because experience had taught her that there is huge ignorance and lack of understanding surrounding eating disorders. She felt that she needed to express the reality of eating disorders in order to improve the situation for other sufferers