PROZAC NATION: Young and Depressed in America

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A memoir of a depressed, heavily medicated young woman who identifies with Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton, and other tragic figures—and fantasizes about being profiled as a tragic suicide in New York magazine. Born in 1967, Wurtzel grew up in New York City, the precocious only child of divorced parents. At six, she wrote her first book. At the age of 11, she carved up her legs with razor blades in the ... Read full review

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I loved the tone of this book and the way Elizabeth Wurtzel writes is so compelling and easy to relate to. This book is at times funny and sad but always interesting. I thoroughly enjoyed Prozac Nation and would recommend it to anyone.

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User Review  - Ashleigh Brown - Goodreads

Prozac Nation is a memoir written by Elizabeth Wurtzel. Elizabeth has suffered from depression from the age of 11 or 12. This book takes us through her journey and explains her experiences along the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Desiree - Goodreads

I read many reviews before I started reading this book. I did see there was a mixed feelings about it, but decided to give it a shot anyway. I'd have to say I do completely understand the general ... Read full review

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