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User Review  - PrescottKris - LibraryThing

I have never seen the movie that was based on this book. I was expecting something a little different and I don't know why. I thought the book was okay but I think this may be one of those books where ... Read full review

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User Review  - AliceAnna - LibraryThing

I was just simply not impressed. What was her point? She bitches about being "committed" in one breath and then thanks God in the next that she has been. She committed herself. She could have walked ... Read full review

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

Interesting! All the way through the book I kept wondering, is she really mentally ill? or just a teen coping with typical teen stuff in a less acceptable way? Makes you think. Read full review

What a Ride

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This book is no stroll around the block. The haunting questions and contemplations Susanna includes will make you think, long after the book is done. With wonderful wording, colorful characters, and a whole other outlook on mental illness, this book is sure to claim its spot on your bookshelf. Read full review

Girl Interrupted

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Kaysen's tell-all memoir received an immense amount of media attention and critical praise. The book became a best seller and has recently been made into a movie. In 1967, after taking 50 aspirins to ... Read full review

Girl, interrupted

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

This is a powerful and moving account of the 17 months Kaysen spent on a ward for teenage girls at McLean Psychiatric Hospital. McLean was the hospital of choice for such famous patients as Sylvia ... Read full review

Review: Girl, Interrupted

User Review  - Lauren - Goodreads

Girl, Interrupted has been one of my favourite movies for a while. But after reading the book, that's changed a bit. They changed so much for the movie, it's ridiculous. Like I know they changed ... Read full review

Review: Girl, Interrupted

User Review  - Tara - Goodreads

This is another one I've read so many times, that I can't remember when I first bought it. In short little snippets of chapters, Kaysen takes us through her journey in a "looney bin" in the 1960s. I ... Read full review


User Review  - chefkenzie -

I read this book back in high school (over 10 years ago) long before I ever saw the movie. I'm so glad I read the book first, it is awesome! ... Read full review

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