These books are highly recommended for those who wish to understand the reasons behind emotional eating, and to know more about how we respond to food.
If not dieting, then what?
by Dr Rick Kausman
The end of overeating
by David A Kessler
The Four-Day Win
by Martha Beck
The only diet there is
by Sondra Ray
Women, food and God: An unexpected path to almost everything
by Geneen Roth
Classics that are still relevant:
Overcoming Overeating by Jane Hirschman and Carol Munster
On eating by Susie Orbach
Fat is a feminist issue by Susie Orbach
Breaking free from emotional eating by Geneen Roth