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Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Beth - Goodreads

I wish this book was required reading for all college freshmen. It provides an articulate and, in my opinion, accurate description of how distressing and destructive depression can be. It is very readable (both in length and prose). I know I will be recommending this book. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Brad Please See Mine - Goodreads

Styron describes his experience with depression from a clinical, biological and perceptual level. The writing is impeccable and some passages are truly transcendent. Styron traces the history of ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Sherry - Goodreads

A very well-described venture into the world of people with depression. I found so many of the descriptions that he used of depression felt like I could have written them if I had had his skill as a ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Jesse - Goodreads

A very fine and frightening and at-times-beautiful book. If you've ever felt the fragility of your own mind, ever known deep sadness, this book is a bit of a wonder, comforting and disconcerting at ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Deb - Goodreads

no one describes the feeling quite like Styron.......this book made me feel i was in good company Read full review

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User Review  - Concon - Goodreads

Top ten. Styron is my all-time favorite. Read full review

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User Review  - Adrian - Goodreads

Portrait into mind of clinical depression. Short, but very descriptive and poignant. Read full review

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User Review  - Roland - Goodreads

to learn about depression was good Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

I reread this every so often - it only takes a couple of hours. Styron tells his story of deep depression so honestly and evocatively that you can only be surprised and relieved that he lived to tell it. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible: A Memoir of Madness

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

Given the number of great reviews this book had, I was eager to read, especially regarding a topic I feel is extremely neglected in good literature. Having experienced this 'darkness' without ... Read full review


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