Books Worth Reading on Depression (fiction and nonfiction)

This is my list of books on clinical depression. I am writing this from the perspective of a Lutheran pastor, but not all of the books listed are Christian. They are all worthwhile however.
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4.01 avg rating — 28,674 ratings
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4.48 avg rating — 82 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 618,480 ratings
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3.98 avg rating — 362,470 ratings
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3.94 avg rating — 53 ratings
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3.33 avg rating — 36 ratings
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4.38 avg rating — 551 ratings
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message 1: by Jacob (new)

Jacob Wilkins The Bell Jar is so great it's on the list more than once!


message 2: by Allie (new)

Allie Hey y'all,

I just started a new book club called "Damage" under groups that you can join if you'd like! It focuses on reading a book every other month that is about physical, mental, emotional, or intellectual differences. (And yes, I redefine how "damage" should be viewed in the group description!) Hope you join!


~☆~Autumn♥♥ Jacob wrote: "The Bell Jar is so great it's on the list more than once!"

A librarian could fix that if they ran a merge which would put the books together.


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