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The Best Books About Mental Health and Mental Illness

Here's a list of the top 46 books (fiction and nonfiction) about mental health and mental illness according to Bookscrolling. How many of these books have you read?
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A Historical Reader: The New York Times and Madness, 1851-1922 (William Jiang)
A Historical Reader: The New York Times and Madness, 1851-1922 (William Jiang)
2
A New Earth: Create a Better Life (Eckhart Tolle)
A New Earth: Create a Better Life (Eckhart Tolle)
3
A Tale for the Time Being (Ruth Ozeki)
A Tale for the Time Being (Ruth Ozeki)
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Electroboy (Andy Behrman)
Electroboy (Andy Behrman)
5
Fountain House: Portraits of Lives Reclaimed From Mental Illness (Mark Glickman and Mary Flannery)
Fountain House: Portraits of Lives Reclaimed From Mental Illness (Mark Glickman and Mary Flannery)
6
Haldol and Hyacinths: A Bipolar Life (Melody Moezzi)
Haldol and Hyacinths: A Bipolar Life (Melody Moezzi)
7
Hyperbole and a Half (Allie Brosh)
Hyperbole and a Half (Allie Brosh)
8
Just Checking: Scenes From the Life of an Obsessive-Compulsive (Emily Colas)
Just Checking: Scenes From the Life of an Obsessive-Compulsive (Emily Colas)
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9
Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness (Joshua Wolf Shenk)
Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness (Joshua Wolf Shenk)
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Lucky
Lucky
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Madness: A Bipolar Life (Marya Hornbacher)
Madness: A Bipolar Life (Marya Hornbacher)
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Norwegian Wood - Haruki Murakami
Norwegian Wood - Haruki Murakami
13
Prozac Nation (Elizabeth Wurtzel)
Prozac Nation (Elizabeth Wurtzel)
14
Shadows in the Sun: Healing From Depression and Finding the Light Within (Gayathri Ramprasad)
Shadows in the Sun: Healing From Depression and Finding the Light Within (Gayathri Ramprasad)
15
She's Come Undone (Wally Lamb)
She's Come Undone (Wally Lamb)
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Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry (Jeffrey A. Lieberman, M.D.)
Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry (Jeffrey A. Lieberman, M.D.)
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Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went Crazy (Sonya Sones)
Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went Crazy (Sonya Sones)
18
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon
19
The Man Who Couldn't Stop (David Adam)
The Man Who Couldn't Stop (David Adam)
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Oliver Sacks)
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Oliver Sacks)
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21
The Marriage Plot (Jeffrey Eugenides)
The Marriage Plot (Jeffrey Eugenides)
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The Noonday Demon (Andrew Solomon)
The Noonday Demon (Andrew Solomon)
23
The Quiet Room (Lori Schiller)
The Quiet Room (Lori Schiller)
24
The Round House (Louise Erdrich)
The Round House (Louise Erdrich)
25
The Virgin Suicides (Jeffrey Eugenides)
The Virgin Suicides (Jeffrey Eugenides)
26
The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
27
Veronika Decides to Die
Veronika Decides to Die
28
All the Bright Places (Jennifer Niven)
All the Bright Places (Jennifer Niven)
29
An Unquiet Mind
An Unquiet Mind
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Darkness Visible (William Styron)
Darkness Visible (William Styron)
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It's Kind of a Funny Story (Ned Vizzini)
It's Kind of a Funny Story (Ned Vizzini)
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Mrs. Dalloway
Mrs. Dalloway
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My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind (Scott Stossel)
My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind (Scott Stossel)
34
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
35
The Hours (Michael Cunningham)
The Hours (Michael Cunningham)
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
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The Yellow Wallpaper (Charlotte Perkins Gilman)
The Yellow Wallpaper (Charlotte Perkins Gilman)
38
Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression (Nell Casey)
Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression (Nell Casey)
39
Willow Weep for Me (Meri Nana-Ama Danquah)
Willow Weep for Me (Meri Nana-Ama Danquah)
40
Looking for Alaska (John Green)
Looking for Alaska (John Green)
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