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This Book Will Change Your Mind About Mental Health

This Book Will Change Your Mind About Mental Health

ISBN
9780571345977
Published
26/12/2019
9780571345977
Format
Paperback
Price
£9.99
Paperback
256

About the Book

‘I cannot recommend it highly enough.’ Caitlin Moran

‘Brims with compassion and wit.’ Cathy Rentzenbrink

‘Absolutely blew me away.’ Jo Brand

‘Brilliant . . . I love it.’ Phillippa Perry

‘I have never read a more powerful book about mental health.’ Joanna Cannon

A journey into the heartland of psychiatry.

This book debunks myths, challenges assumptions and offers fresh insight into what it means to be mentally ill.

And what it means to be human.

This Book Will Change Your Mind About Mental Health was previously published in 2019 in hardback under the title The Heartland.

‘I cannot recommend it highly enough.’ Caitlin Moran ‘Brims with compassion and wit.’ Cathy Rentzenbrink ‘Absolutely blew me away.’ Jo Brand‘Brilliant . . . I love it.’ Phillippa Perry‘I have never read a more powerful book about mental health.’ Joanna CannonA journey into the heartland of psychiatry.This book debunks myths, challenges assumptions and offers fresh insight into what it means to be mentally ill. And what it means to be human. This Book Will Change Your Mind About Mental Health was previously published in 2019 in hardback under the title The Heartland.
  • Nathan Filer

    Nathan Filer is a qualified mental health nurse. The Shock of the Fall, his novel about the life of a young man grieving the loss of his brother, has sold over half a million copies in the UK, was a Sunday Times bestseller and translated into thirty languages. It won The Costa Book of the Year, The Betty Trask Prize, The National Book Award for Popular Fiction and The Writers’ Guild Award for Best First Novel. He has written for the Guardian and the New York Times. His BBC radio 4 documentary, The Mind in the Media, which explored portrayals of mental illness in fiction and journalism was shortlisted for a Mind Media Award. He’s currently a Reader in Creative Writing at Bath Spa University.
“A book that everyone should read.”
- Observer
“I felt profoundly and gratefully changed . . . I finished the book politically enlightened and personally inspired.”
- Max Porter, Guardian

Books by this Author

Non Fiction The Heartland

The Heartland

Nathan Filer