EDRDpro is committed to keeping our members equipped with high-quality, evidence-based resources to support their evolution as Health at Every Size and non-diet practitioners. We continuously update our recommended book list and are pleased to share these with everyone, free of charge.

Oppression and the Body: Roots, Resistance, and Resolutions edited by Christine Caldwell and Lucia Bennett Leighton

Revenge Body by Caleb Luna

Big: Stories about Life in Plus-Sized Bodies edited by Christina Myers

Heavy Burdens: Stories of Motherhood and Fatness edited by Judy Verseghy and Samantha Abel

Fat and Queer: An Anthology of Queer and Trans Bodies and Lives edited by Miguel M. Morales, Bruce Owens Grimm, and Tiff Joshua TJ Ferentini

Body Stories: In and Out and With and Through Fat edited by Jill Andrew and May Friedman

Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom

Heavy: An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim by Leah Vernon

Don’t Let It Get You Down: Essays on Race, Gender, and the Body by Savala Nolan

Bad Fat Black Girl: Notes from a Trap Feminist by Sesali Bowen

Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating Communities of Our Own by Joy Arlene Renee Cox

The Embodiment of Disobedience: Fat Black Women’s Unruly Political Bodies by Andrea Elizabeth Shaw

Belly of the Beast: The Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness by Da’Shaun L. Harrison

Eating While Black: Food Shaming and Race in America by Psyche A. Williams-Forson

Decolonizing Wellness: A QTBIPOC-Centered Guide to Escape the Diet Trap, Heal Your Self-Image, and Achieve Body Liberation by Dalia Kinsey

Fearing the Black Body by Sabrina Strings

Fattily Ever After: A Black Fat Girl’s Guide to Living Life Unapologetically by Stephanie Yeboah

A Hunger so Wide and so Deep by Becky Thompson

Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome by Joy DeGruy

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors

So You Want to Talk about Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Radical Belonging by Lindo Bacon

Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower by Brittney Cooper

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson

Calling My Spirit Back by Elaine Alec

My Grandmother’s Hands by Resmaa Menakem

I’m Still Here by Austin Channing Brown

How to be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Stamped from the Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

Motivational Interviewing in Nutrition and Fitness by Dawn Clifford and Laura Curtis

Counseling Tips for Nutrition Therapists by Molly Kellogg

Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare by Stephen Rollnick, William Miller, and Christopher Butler

Motivational Interviewing with Adolescents and Young Adults by Sylvie Naar-King and Mariann Suarez

Eating Disorders in Boys and Men by Jason M. Nagata, Tiffany A. Brown, Stuart B. Murray, and Jason L. Lavender

How to Nourish Your Child Through an Eating Disorder by Casey Crosbie and Wendy Sterling

The Eating Disorders Clinical Pocket Guide for Healthcare Providers, 2nd Edition by Jessica Setnick

The Eating Disorders Sourcebook: A Comprehensive Guide to the Causes, Treatments and Prevention of Eating Disorders  by Carolyn Costin

8 Keys to Recovery from an Eating Disorder by Carolyn Costin and Gwen Schubert Grabb

Nutrition Counseling in the Treatment of Eating Disorders by Marcia Herrin and Maria Larkin

The Recovery Mama Guide to Your Eating Disorder Recovery in Pregnancy and Postpartum by Linda Shanti McCabe

Life Without Ed by Jenni Schaefer

Goodbye Ed, Hello Me by Jenni Schaefer

Almost Anorexic by Jennifer Thomas and Jenni Schaefer

Eating in the Light of the Moon by Anita Johnston

Shattered Image; My Triumph Over Body Dysmorphic Disorder by Brian Cuban

Washed Away: From Darkness to Light by Nikki Dubose

Midlife Eating Disorders: Your Journey to Recovery by Cynthia M. Bulik

The Anorexia Recovery Skills Workbook by Catherine L. Ruscitti, Jeffrey E. Barnett, and Rebecca A. Wagner

Treatment of Eating Disorders: Bridging the Research-Practice Gap by Beth Hartman McGilley, Douglas Bunnell, and Margo Maine

Winning The War Within, 3rd Edition Nutition Therapy for Clients with Eating Disorders by Eileen Myers and Charlotte Caperton-Kilburn

Fat, Pretty, and Soon to be Old by Kimberly Dark

Queering Fat Embodiment edited by Cat Pausé, Jackie Wykes and Samantha Murray

Thickening Fat: Fat Bodies, Intersectionality, and Social Justice by May Friedman, Carla Rice, and Jen Rinaldi

Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement by Charlotte Cooper

What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon

Happy Fat by Sofie Hagen

Landwhale by Jes Baker

You Have the Right to Remain Fat by Virgie Tovar

The Body Is Not An Apology by Sonya Renee Taylor

Fat: The Owner’s Manual by Ragen Chastain

FAT!SO?: Because You Don’t Have to Apologize for Your Size by Marilyn Wann

Fat Activism: A Radical Social Movement by Charlotte Cooper

The Fat Studies Reader by Esther Rothblum and Sondra Solovay

The Other F Word: A Celebration of the Fat & Fierce edited by Angie Manfredi

Fat, Pretty, and Soon to be Old by Kimberly Dark