Prozac nation: young & depressed in America : a memoir

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Quartet, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 317 pages
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This book was difficult to read. - Goodreads
I think Wertzel is a great writer! - Goodreads
A raw depiction of what clinical depression entails. - Goodreads
The prose is so incredibly beautiful. - Goodreads
The premise is that "This can happen to anyone!" - Goodreads
Interesting insight into depression though. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jamee Zielke - Goodreads

Prozac Nation is a difficult read. It feels pretty close to going down the road of depression with the author. Well, probably more accurately, traveling the road her family and friends had to follow ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joyce - Goodreads

This is an extremely slow read. Just saying...you've been warned. Prozac Nation is about a girl/woman (<- she ages throughout) who suffers from depression among with numerous other ailments, some she ... Read full review

Contents

Hate Myself and I Want to Die
1
Full of Promise
18
Secret Life
37
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Elizabeth Wurtzel is the bestselling author of Prozac Nation and Bitch. After graduating from Harvard College, she was the popular music critic for The New Yorker and New York magazine. Her articles have also appeared in Glamour, Mademoiselle, Mirabella, Seventeen, and the Oxford American. She lives in New York City.

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