Is There No Place On Earth For Me? by Susan Sheehan

This book provides an in-depth exploration of mental illness, specifically schizophrenia, through the four-year journey of a woman suffering from the condition. The book offers a detailed account of her experiences in and out of psychiatric facilities, her struggles with the symptoms of her illness, her interactions with the mental health system, and the impact of her condition on her daily life. The narrative is a profound examination of the complexities of schizophrenia and the challenges faced by those who suffer from it.

The 9146th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 18

Since this book was first published in 1982, there is a penalty of 12.8%. The age adjusted score is 15.7.

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