The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya AngelouEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertPersepolis by Marjane Satrapi
Memoirs by Women
44th out of 1,277 books — 1,693 voters
Running with Scissors by Augusten BurroughsThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsMe Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisDry by Augusten BurroughsTo Live and Drink in L.A. by Ben Peller
Best Strange and Twisted Memoirs
18th out of 227 books — 722 voters

The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathGirl, Interrupted by Susanna KaysenThe Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories by Charlotte Perkins GilmanProzac Nation by Elizabeth WurtzelThe Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
Women and Mental Illness
67th out of 473 books — 1,222 voters
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsNight by Elie WieselAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
Best Memoir / Biography / Autobiography
225th out of 2,599 books — 2,912 voters

Room by Emma DonoghueMagic America by C.E. MedfordReflections of Mamie - A Story of Survival by Rosemary "Mamie" AdkinsEating Smoke by Chris ThrallSickened by Julie Gregory
People in Peril; Kids in Crisis
5th out of 109 books — 101 voters
American Psycho by Bret Easton EllisLord of the Flies by William GoldingA Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer1984 by George OrwellA Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
The Most Disturbing Book Ever Written
311th out of 1,438 books — 5,233 voters

Bear, Otter, and the Kid by T.J. KluneFlowers in the Attic by V.C. AndrewsWhen Love Is Not Enough by Wade KellyThe Curtis Reincarnation by Zathyn PriestA Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer
Worst Mothers Ever
26th out of 129 books — 129 voters
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherThe Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathThe Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey EugenidesRomeo and Juliet by William ShakespeareWintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
Suicide
72nd out of 397 books — 325 voters

Stiff by Mary RoachThe Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver SacksThe Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyFrankenstein by Mary Shelley
Medicine and Literature
135th out of 947 books — 1,161 voters
The Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsBurn Down the Ground by Kambri CrewsA Kick-Ass Fairy by Linda ZercoeSickened by Julie GregoryGirl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
Memoirs You Should Read
4th out of 37 books — 36 voters

A Child Called "It" by Dave PelzerWhat's Behind Your Belly Button? A Psychological Perspective ... by Martha Char LoveWhen Rabbit Howls by Truddi ChaseThe Color Purple by Alice WalkerThe Body Remembers by Babette Rothschild
TraumaAndDissociation
10th out of 143 books — 31 voters

A Child Called "It" by Dave PelzerPhenomena by Susan TarrDon't Tell Mummy by Toni MaguireDamaged by Cathy GlassMummy Knew by Lisa James
True Story Child Abuse Books
48th out of 88 books — 149 voters
January First by Michael SchofieldThe Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherFlowers for Algernon by Daniel KeyesLoud in the House of Myself by Stacy Pershall
Great Reads About Mental Health
35th out of 103 books — 120 voters

For the Sake of a Child by Stevie TurnerSoul Mates by C.M. BarrosA Masque of Infamy by Kelly DessaintIdentical by Ellen HopkinsI See You by Frantiska Oliver
Novels with Child Abuse as a Subject
14th out of 74 books — 62 voters
The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathIn Cold Blood by Truman CapoteThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherWhat's Behind Your Belly Button? A Psychological Perspective ... by Martha Char LoveProzac Nation by Elizabeth Wurtzel
Psychological Themes
48th out of 116 books — 66 voters

The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonGirl, Interrupted by Susanna KaysenThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
The Mind
136th out of 366 books — 431 voters
It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned VizziniThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherFlowers for Algernon by Daniel KeyesWintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
YA "Brain" Novels
40th out of 95 books — 161 voters

The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsCity of Bones by Cassandra ClareHush, Hush by Becca FitzpatrickFallen by Lauren Kate
What We've Read So Far In 2010
3428th out of 4,982 books — 1,852 voters
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherThe Discarded Ones by James TipperSpeak by Laurie Halse AndersonIt's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
YA involving mental health issues (2000-present)
111th out of 114 books — 165 voters

Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome by Teresa F. ParnellThe Munchausen Complex by Richard L. MatteoliSickened by Julie GregoryStand Alone by P.D. WorkmanMore Than it Hurts You by Darin Strauss
Munchausens and Munchausens by Proxy
3rd out of 15 books — 3 voters
The Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsRena's Promise by Rena Kornreich GelissenThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtOh, Beautiful by John Paul Godges
Best Memoirs
34th out of 79 books — 34 voters

The Quiet American by Graham GreeneLord of the Flies by William GoldingMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenThe End of the Affair by Graham GreeneThe Power and the Glory by Graham Greene
Author Last Name Starts With G
236th out of 338 books — 15 voters
When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie OtsukaSickened by Julie GregoryJulie and Romeo Get Lucky by Jeanne RayThe Buddha in the Attic by Julie OtsukaHospital by Julie Salamon
Julie, Julie, Julie
2nd out of 11 books — 1 voter

Hystera by Leora Skolkin-SmithShe's Come Undone by Wally LambOn Hearing of My Mother's Death Six Years After It Happened by Lori SchaferI Never Promised You a Rose Garden by Hannah GreenLoud in the House of Myself by Stacy Pershall
Memoirs of Mental Illness 2
25th out of 33 books — 3 voters
The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathGirl, Interrupted by Susanna KaysenAn Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield JamisonSurviving the Fourth Cycle by Nathan DanielsThe Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Memoirs of Madness
152nd out of 195 books — 231 voters

Mermaid by Eileen CroninThe Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil GaimanThe Cuckoo's Calling by Robert GalbraithGoing Dark by Ann ChristyCocaine Blues by Kerry Greenwood
Born in the 1960s - What we've read in 2014
353rd out of 701 books — 33 voters
Me Before You by Jojo MoyesGone Girl by Gillian FlynnThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakOrphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
2014: What the Over 35's Are Reading
1390th out of 1,992 books — 400 voters

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingMy Sister's Keeper by Jodi PicoultBridge to Terabithia by Katherine PatersonHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. RowlingWhere the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
Books that made you cry!
2090th out of 2,356 books — 6,055 voters
Double Happiness by Tony BrasunasRight-Hearted by Daniel WallockDiary of a Freedom Writer by Darrius GarrettMy Name Was Five by Heinz KohlerLicking the Spoon by Candace Walsh
Brilliant Memoirs
26th out of 36 books — 30 voters

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