Books tagged: schizophrenia

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The Boulevard of Broken Discourse
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
For many years Matthew Freeman struggled with mental illness and his experiences have fed his unique perspective. Thanks to the newest treatments, he is able to give voice to subjects that in the past would have been consigned to silence. His home of St. Louis, Missouri provides the setting for many of his poems and is a constant source of inspiration.
Killing President Garfield - How a Schizophrenic Changed American History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 233,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
To schizophrenic Charles Guiteau his Divine Inspiration to “remove” President Garfield was real to him even as he dangled from a rope. Garfield’s agony is chronicled elsewhere. This focus is on the delusional world of his shooter. Some actions are fictionalized to dramatize the actual story. It took Guiteau five tries to shoot Garfield and there were at least seven attempts on his life.
How To Be a Homeless Frenchman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
How To Be a Homeless Frenchman tells a tale of two countries, France and the US, bound together in weird and wonderful ways by war, music, and the love of good cheese. Surprising, lyrical, and laugh-out-loud funny, How To Be a Homeless Frenchman is an exploration of just how much happiness can be found in being a smelly Frenchman on a sunny day.
The Angel's Messenger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,610. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » General
Paul Tinelli thinks he’s going crazy, and everybody else thinks so, too. He says an angel told him to deliver a simple message. But when his mission turns him into a key defense witness who can save an innocent man from a death sentence, the prosecutor decides to put angels on trial to discredit his testimony. So if you think you saw an angel, does that mean you’re crazy?
Diagnosing and Treating Mental Illness, A Guide for Physicians, Interns, Nurses, Patients, and Their Families
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,520. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This is a revolutionary little book about understanding mental illness from the perspective of how people actually experience it. Dr. Wylie believes that mental illnesses are segments of unregulated, hyperactive normal emotions, which can be easily understood by anyone. also included is a complete compendium of effective treatments for each disorder describing their risks and benefits.
The Last Letter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Last Letter is the dark, comedic tale of Danny: a graduate student whose inept attempt at adultery cost him his marriage and his sanity.
For Petie's Sake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,890. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
Through crazed pathos and blinding fear this is an uplifting story of humanity restored – not an easy task for a jail bird, schizophrenic and murderer. Our hero typifies the struggle between good and evil and the axiom: Life’s a bitch and then you die.
Flying Seeds - Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
A collection of small poems, with feelings such as love, hope and tenderness. An inner voyage to our hart.
Unnatural Truth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
By telling his story, Brendan McGovern offers us a peek into a man on the brink—a riveting look into the struggle between good and evil waged in the soul of a man. Through the pursuit of his missing family, he shows us a world where “fighting your demons” isn’t just a figure of speech and rescuing your loved ones makes the difference between life and death.
Season(')s End
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Angels and demons, from the heavens and earth, between this universe and the next, are so deeply entwined with those of us able to hear their voices. A cacophony too quiet to be heard aloud fills her soul with a screaming too loud to be told.