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User Review  - harrietbrown - LibraryThing

Kay Redfield Jamison writes about mental illness and the effect it has on people's lives with brilliance, understanding and compassion. You can't do better than to read her books on the topic of mental illness. Read full review

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User Review  - bness2 - LibraryThing

If you want to know the ins and outs of suicide, this is the book. Jamison reviews the history of suicide, what factors seem to predispose people to suicide, what to look for in people who are ... Read full review

NIGHT FALLS FAST: Understanding Suicide

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Suicide rates for Americans under 40, the cohort on which this book focuses, have tripled in the past 45 years. Although it makes no attempt to explain why this is so, this is a superb ... Read full review

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User Review  - twomoredays - LibraryThing

I first came upon this book when I was about fourteen and suffering through what would be the first of many major depressions. I remember standing at a Barnes and Noble table, idly touching the smooth ... Read full review

Night falls fast: understanding suicide

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Jamison--herself a manic-depressive who has attempted suicide and now a professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine--brings a special urgency to this study. The personal and the ... Read full review

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i am anita from nepal want to read this book which is very diffcult for me to find and it is also so expensive for me. As doing research on suicide this book will be very helpful for me. and also related book by the auther are also valuable for me. If possible i want to read these books on net or hard copy. As living in this rural area it is imposible for me so please help me. Thank u.
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User Review  - vampyredhead - LibraryThing

One of the best books on deprssion ever written. Some of the greatest stories. Very insightful. Very emotional book. Read full review


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