The Beast: A Journey Through Depression

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Plume Book, Jan 1, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
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er inner turmoil, battling major depressive episodes to become a successful career woman, but always hostage to a hidden fear that the Beast would prove more powerful than she was. The Beast gives voice to the brain's dysfunction with eloquence and unflinching honesty, and is a survivor's courageous inquiry into the source and cure of an illness.

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Review: The Beast: A Journey Through Depression

User Review  - Ngutierrez31 - Goodreads

I enjoyed the journey Tracy shares with us. It gives something to the soul to hear someone speak on things that most do not understand. Heck yeah for you, Tracy! I loved your ending. Read full review

Review: The Beast: A Journey Through Depression

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

This book scares me. My warning to anyone currently suffering from depression who is thinking of picking this book up: When I read this in high school while suffering from a pretty severe depression ... Read full review

About the author (1995)

Tracy Thompson is a freelance journalist and the author of "The Beast: A Journey Through Depression". She lives in suburban Washington, D.C., with her husband and two children.

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