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True story about Late onset schizophrenia

User Review  - J Crew - Borders

This book is about the life of a family who has been struck with several cases of schizophrenia. The author's aim is to portray schizophrenics as real people and not just as the "crazy person." Anyone ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - dogdayspress - LibraryThing

I admire Patrick Tracey for his account of schizophrenia and it’s affects on his family. This is a remarkable story of his family being torn apart by this sinister mental disorder. At times, the ... Read full review

Review: Stalking Irish Madness: Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

User Review  - Christine Bowles - Goodreads

"God doesn,'t save you from drowning just to kick you to death on the beach." Such an amazing book! The first part was a little hard to take as he went through everything his family had been through ... Read full review

Review: Stalking Irish Madness: Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

User Review  - Felicity - Goodreads

Absorbing, kind of depressing memoir. Keep in mind that I myself am an Irish American from a family with a history of bipolar disorder, so it was really, really gripping for me. Phew. A million miles from my usual escapist fare and worth the journey. Read full review

Review: Stalking Irish Madness: Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

User Review  - Kathryn Varuzza - Goodreads

Last year I read 136 books, and I have to say this was my top pick for the best book of 2008, and I also have to say, it is probably the book that has had the most influence on my life. And I've read ... Read full review

Review: Stalking Irish Madness: Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

User Review  - Angie - Goodreads

If you have struggled with your understanding of this terrible disease, you must add this to your booklist. Patrick has written what many of us have thought about. Our survivor guilt. Our inability to ... Read full review

Review: Stalking Irish Madness: Searching for the Roots of My Family's Schizophrenia

User Review  - Gayle - Goodreads

If you are Irish, if you know someone who is, or if you like to laugh and cry at the same time, buy two. You will want to share it before you finish it. This is one of those books that has you talking to yourself, even if you are not sufferin' the Irish Madness. Read full review


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