Mental Illness

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

Heartstopper, Volume Four (Heartstopper, #4)
Counting Down with You
Blade of Secrets (Bladesmith, #1)
You Will Get Through This Night
Under the Magnolias
How to Become a Planet
Baby & Solo
Thanks a Lot, Universe
Broken (in the best possible way)
Twice Shy
What Happened To You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
The Perfect Daughter
The Cost of Knowing
Everything Is Fine
Somewhere Between Bitter and Sweet
The Silent Patient
The Woman in the Window
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Girl A
The Wives
Transcendent Kingdom
Playing Nice
Turtles All the Way Down
The Girl in Cabin 13 (Emma Griffin FBI Mystery, #1)
My Year of Rest and Relaxation
Broken (in the best possible way)
Hidden Valley Road: Inside the Mind of an American Family
I'm Thinking of Ending Things
Sorrow and Bliss
Pretty Things
All the Bright Places by Jennifer NivenChallenger Deep by Neal ShustermanAnxiety by Danny WinterPhoebe Unfired by Amalie JahnGirl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
YA Books about Mental Health
113 books — 57 voters

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskyThe Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherJanuary First by Michael SchofieldFlowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
Great Reads About Mental Health
285 books — 344 voters
Brain on Fire by Susannah CahalanEverything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. LeeFight Club by Chuck PalahniukThe Day the Music Died by Blair EvansThe Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Madness Real and Imagined
60 books — 112 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
397 books — 955 voters
It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned VizziniThe Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyCut by Patricia McCormickVeronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
Fictional Mental Hospital Novels
234 books — 819 voters

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

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