Mental Illness

Books about the internal struggles people must face when confronted with mental illnesses.

New Releases Tagged "Mental Illness"

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin (A Song of Wraiths and Ruin, #1)
Take a Hint, Dani Brown (The Brown Sisters, #2)
You Should See Me in a Crown
Again Again
You Say It First
Conventionally Yours (True Colors, #1)
Two Rogues Make a Right (Seducing the Sedgwicks, #3)
Hollywood Park
The Hilarious World of Depression
Breath Like Water
Trowbridge Road
The Silent Patient
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Queenie
The Wives
The Woman in the Window
The Girl Who Lived
Take a Hint, Dani Brown (The Brown Sisters, #2)
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family
I'm Thinking of Ending Things
Ask Again, Yes
Turtles All the Way Down
The Other Mrs.
The Wife Stalker
My Year of Rest and Relaxation
All the Bright Places
Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. LeeIf I Wake by Nikki MoyesGirl, Interrupted by Susanna KaysenThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyThe Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Mental Illness in Fiction
109 books — 89 voters
The Secret History by Donna TarttMiss Pym Disposes by Josephine TeyGentlemen and Players by Joanne HarrisWell-Schooled in Murder by Elizabeth  GeorgeCat Among the Pigeons by Agatha Christie
School Murder Mysteries
86 books — 71 voters

Wintergirls by Laurie Halse AndersonWasted by Marya HornbacherUnbearable Lightness by Portia de RossiJust Listen by Sarah DessenThin by Lauren Greenfield
Best Eating Disorder Books
390 books — 911 voters
The Asylum for Wayward Victorian Girls by Emilie AutumnGirl, Interrupted by Susanna KaysenAn Unquiet Mind by Kay Redfield JamisonEverything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. LeeA Beautiful Mind by Sylvia Nasar
Best bipolar/schizophrenia books
153 books — 156 voters

5 Days FREE of Depression Anxiety and Panic Attacks by Rhonda PattonDetour from Normal by Ken DicksonEverything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. LeeNowhere Near Normal by Traci FoustA Grasshopper in the Head by Marina Markovic
Mental Health And Family
165 books — 294 voters

The Bell Jar
All the Bright Places
Turtles All the Way Down
It's Kind of a Funny Story
Girl, Interrupted
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Thirteen Reasons Why
Wintergirls
Challenger Deep
Made You Up
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things
Every Last Word
An Unquiet Mind: A Memoir of Moods and Madness
My Heart and Other Black Holes

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Carrie Fisher
One of the things that baffles me (and there are quite a few) is how there can be so much lingering stigma with regards to mental illness, specifically bipolar disorder. In my opinion, living with manic depression takes a tremendous amount of balls. Not unlike a tour of Afghanistan (though the bombs and bullets, in this case, come from the inside). At times, being bipolar can be an all-consuming challenge, requiring a lot of stamina and even more courage, so if you're living with this illness an ...more
Carrie Fisher, Wishful Drinking

Matt Haig
There is no standard normal. Normal is subjective. There are seven billion versions of normal on this planet.
Matt Haig, Reasons to Stay Alive

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The Madness of Art
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A Voice in the Distance
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