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The dark side of innocence - growing up bipolar The dark side of innocence - growing up bipolar

Now in paperback from the New York Times bestselling author of Manic—a gripping and eloquent account of the unfolding of her debilitating bipolar disorder during her childhood. The New York Times bestselling author blends a pitch-perfect childlike voice with keen adult observation as she shares her heartrending, groundbreaking insider’s look into the fascinating and frightening world of childhood bipolar disorder. Starting with her first suicide attempt at age seven, Terri Cheney was held hostag

Jan 16, 2018
Manic - a memoir Manic - a memoir

On the outside, Terri Cheney was a successful, attractive Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer. But behind her seemingly flawless fac¸ade lay a dangerous secret--for most of her life Cheney had been battling bipolar disorder and concealing a pharmacy's worth of prescriptions meant to make her "normal." Cheney describes her roller-coaster life with shocking honesty--from glamorous parties to a night in jail; from flying fourteen kites off the edge of a cliff in a thunderstorm to crying beneath her

Jan 16, 2018
Gorsuch - the judge who speaks for himself Gorsuch - the judge who speaks for himself

"Gorsuch: The Judge Who Speaks for Himself is the comprehensive biography of Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee and, at 49, the youngest judge in 25 years to be nominated to the Supreme Court"--

Jan 17, 2018
Bannon - always the rebel Bannon - always the rebel

A White House reporter traces Steve Bannon's path to Breitbart, the White House, and back to Breitbart, discussing his role in the 2016 presidential election, his relationships with others in the Trump administration, and his plans for the future.

Jan 16, 2018
A river in darkness - one man's escape from North Korea A river in darkness - one man's escape from North Korea

An Amazon Charts Most Read and Most Sold book. The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian regimes. Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his family moved from Japan to North Korea when Ishikawa was just thirteen years old, and unwittingly became members of the lowest social caste. His father, himself a Korean n

Jan 19, 2018