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Girl, Interrupted – Susanna Kaysen

The memoir of Susanna Kaysen herself, set in a McLean Hospital in 1967 where she was treated for depression and borderline personality disorder (BPD) for two years. Continue reading Girl, Interrupted – Susanna Kaysen


The Truth about Melody Brown – Lisa Jewell

Imagine living your life as normal, but you have no memory of your life from birth to nine years old. You have small broken seemingly insignificant memories of your childhood, but that is all. This is the life of Melody Brown. 30-something single mother to a 17-year-old son living in a council flat in London, who is just living life as normal until she starts having memories of a mysterious childhood she didn’t know she had.

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