Eat Pray Love

Eat Pray Love: One Woman's Search for Everything

Non-Fiction, Biography & Memoir, Literary Biography & Memoir
Paperback Published on: 05/03/2007
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It's 3 a.m. and Elizabeth Gilbert is sobbing on the bathroom floor. She's in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, they're trying for a baby - and she doesn't want any of it.

A bitter divorce and a turbulent love affair later, she emerges battered and bewildered and realises it is time to pursue her own journey in search of three things she has been missing: pleasure, devotion and balance.

So she travels to Rome, where she learns Italian from handsome, brown-eyed identical twins and gains twenty-five pounds, an ashram in India, where she finds that enlightenment entails getting up in the middle of the night to scrub the temple floor, and Bali where a toothless medicine man of indeterminate age offers her a new path to peace: simply sit still and smile. And slowly happiness begins to creep up on her.

  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • ISBN: 9780747585664
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 272g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm

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Eat Pray Love
self absorbed and boring
It is very rare I do not finish a book. This one defeated me. The narrator is like a spoilt child. I couldn't warm to her. I could have put that aside were... READ MORE
Eat Pray Love
Eat, Pray, Love
I love this book - its funny, intelligent and is written from the heart. Somehow Elizabeth Gilbert manages to combine tragic with funny with entertaining ... READ MORE
Hiral Patel
Eat Pray Love
breath of fresh air
Its not often that I find a book so interesting to be so light and unpretentious in what it is trying to portray The story is humorous and yet touches on ... READ MORE
Eat Pray Love
I sat down and read this one Sunday as I couldn't put i down. I devoured the different sections like a pizza. It's not often that a book comes along that I... READ MORE
Helen Turnbull
Eat Pray Love
Eat Pray Love
I didn't enjoy this book, I'm surprised I finished it.
miss dee dee
Eat Pray Love
An inspiring story, yet a little depressive
I loved the concept of the this book and the fact that it was set in three completely contrasting countries which made for great visual images in my mind. ... READ MORE
Eat Pray Love
Eat, Pray, Love
I loved this book, though occasionally in places I found it hard going. It was a truly inspiring journey and left me filled with admiration for a woman who... READ MORE
Sharon White
Eat Pray Love
Loved it!!
I wasn’t sure how I’d feel about this book but I absolutely loved it. It really made me think about my own life and how I choose to live it. It was quite h... READ MORE
Bethany Wollerton
Eat Pray Love
Love it!
I read this when my friend mentioned it was a book when we were discussing the film, which I loved. The book is so much more! Will re-read it every year!
Julie Le Neveu
Eat Pray Love
Inspirational and uplifting
I absolutely fell for this book at the start, the emotion and story captured me with the Eat or Italy section. Pray felt quite tedious and for me I don’t ... READ MORE
Eat Pray Love
Book Review Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert by Samuel Miller Tuesday 31 January 2023
This book was a very good book as it detailed the stages that one woman went through to find her own personal happiness and well being, from a starting poi... READ MORE
Samuel Miller
Eat Pray Love
Life changing
I loved the film... I loved the book even more! I found out several years after watching the film that it was a book and ordered it straight away. I was th... READ MORE