The Quiet Room: A Journey Out of the Torment of Madness by Lori Schiller, Amanda Bennett

The Quiet Room: A Journey Out of the Torment of Madness

Lori Schiller, Amanda Bennett

nonfiction memoir psychology challenging informative slow-paced

288 pages | first published 1994

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At seventeen Lori Schiller was the perfect child -- the only daughter of an affluent, close-knit family. Six years later she made her first suicide attempt, then wandered the streets of New York City dressed in ragged clothes, tormenting voices cr...
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