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User Review  - melaniemaksin - LibraryThing

Maybe I'm being needlessly harsh in my one-star rating, but there was something about Styron's memoir that really distressed me. I read it during one of my own periods of depression, and for whatever ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - robert - Goodreads

For me the darkness felt more conceptual than visible. Read full review

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User Review  - Zane Akers - Goodreads

stinker. disorderly, in praise of self-medication and self-delusion, makes suicide watch mental hospitals look like austere resorts Read full review

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User Review  - Angie - Goodreads

The best part of this book is the fact that it is very short ! Read full review

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User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

Try as I might, I just could not get into this book, it felt to much like I was reading a text book not a memoir. Read full review

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User Review  - Dawn - Goodreads

I did not enjoy a minute of this book. To me, it felt over-written....like he was trying too hard to impress with big words. I didn't feel anything while reading the book. I will now mark Sophie's ... Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Kacper - Goodreads

Depressing! Read full review

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User Review  - John - Goodreads

A book so pretentious that you wish the author would reconsider his decision not to commit suicide. Read full review

Review: Darkness Visible

User Review  - Leo Jacobowitz - Goodreads

A really beautiful, but very depressed woman recommended this book to me many years ago....I read it and thought, "She is fckin crazy, does she think I'm crazy? Wait, am I crazy? Is this a cry for ... Read full review


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