The Adderall Diaries: A Memoir of Moods, Masochism, and Murder (Google eBook)

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Macmillan, Sep 1, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages
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In this groundbreaking memoir, Stephen Elliott pursues parallel investigations: a gripping account of a notorious San Francisco murder trial, and an electric exploration of the self. Destined to be a classic, The Adderall Diaries was described by The Washington Post as "a serious literary work designed to make you see the world as you've never quite seen it before."

  

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User Review  - Carl_Hayes - LibraryThing

Well-written and generally interesting, especially the material surrounding a hi-tech murderer. I found the personal memoir portions too at turns evasive and guarded—and hella tightly controlled ... Read full review

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User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

Is it weird to declare a memoir too self-absorbed? For a book that promises S&M, murder, and drug addiction, this was one of the flattest pieces of writing I've read in a long time. Elliot is neither ... Read full review

Contents

PROLOGUE
BOOK 1
CHAPTER 1
CHAPTER 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
CHAPTER 5
CHAPTER 6
BOOK 2
CHAPTER 7
CHAPTER 8
CHAPTER 9
CHAPTER 10
EPILOGUE
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Stephen Elliott is the author of seven books, including Happy Baby, a finalist for the New York Public Library's Young Lions Award. He is also the founding editor of the online culture magazine TheRumpus.net.

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