Books tagged: bipolar

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Blackmore's Compendium of Stigma Disorders
Price: Free! Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Are you depressed? A wee bit bonkers? Are you sick of all the messed up comments that are forever flying your way from friends, family, and all the rest? Then you need this book! This madcap guide will allow you to diagnose and treat all the insanities that befall normal people whenever they are confronted by mad people. You’ll never feel the same again about being told to “snap out of it”!
Runner (A George & Lucy Gig)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I've said it before… we've all at least thought about it: "If I knew I was gonna die a long, agonizing death -- I'd kill myself!" Runner is the story of a man haunted by the slow, excruciating deterioration of his father in his battle with Alzheimer's. George swore he'd off himself before enduring that fate. When early-warning symptoms emerge, the snub-nosed .38 in his dresser drawer beckons.
The Mania Event
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Bipolar poetry that describes the manic syndrome in vivid detail through eloquent symptom analysis. Ride the mood roller coaster and experience the highs and lows that are experienced by the author who struggled with the harsh reality of being locked away in a state psychiatric hospital.
Half Baked
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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I titled this book "Half Baked" because in a Filipino folk tale of how man was created, man was made out of clay and put in an oven. The ones that weren't cooked all the way were Europeans, and the brown ones were Filipinos. My mom is from the Philippines and my dad is of German descent, so I thought this title was a perfect fit.
Remember This
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
One in ten adults in the United States suffer from depression. But no one ever focuses on those who watch their loved ones battle the illness: those who struggle with watching those who matter most to them battle their inner demons. Bestselling author Amber Jerome~Norrgard touches on the effect of mental illness on those who are rarely remembered in her short story Remember This.
Circle of Life: Diary of a Mystic Vagabond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: American English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
During the cold war Mihai finds himself an orphan and a new immigrant in America. When there is a shooting during their daring escape attempt on the border of Yugoslavia and Italy only Mihai manages to escape. He finds himself in America alone and without a clear purpose, playing poker and using his magic to get by. Mihai is discovering that he is also a natural magician.
Leaving the Hall Light On
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Leaving the Hall Light On charts the near-destruction of one middle-class family whose son committed suicide after a seven-year struggle with bipolar disorder. Author Madeline Sharples goes deep into her own well of grief to describe her anger, frustration and guilt. "Brave and Gritty." Story Circle Book Reviews. "Moving, intimate and very inspiring." Mark Shelmerdine, CEO, Jeffers Press.
In Sickness and in Mental Health: Living with and Loving Someone with Mental Illness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders
"In Sickness and in Mental Health" is a personal journey through the madness of living with mental illness and the uncommon discovery to the road back to health. Author Diane Mintz shares her terrifying experience with bipolar disorder and how a symptom of the disorder itself, coupled with various addictions, impeded her recovery for a decade. www.dianemintzauthor.com
Stim
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Robert is different. He has Asperger's Syndrome. He experiences the world differently to 99% of the population. Follow his entertaining and highly empathetic story as he struggles to realise and accept who he really is, tries to understand other people—which he cannot—and endures a myriad of awkward moments in his quest to meet a nice, normal girl...and not even a major earthquake will stop him.
One From Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On September 11, 2001 life was forever changed. A witness to the attacks on the Twin Towers spent years writing One From Two, one of the definitive September 11 novels to date. One From Two serves as a salute to the World Trade Center and to those harmed by a tragedy of chance. To honor those lost, all author proceeds will be donated to further medical research at a Harvard University laboratory.