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Prozac Diary
Prozac Diary
Author: Lauren Slater
In 1988, at age 26, Lauren Slater lived alone in a basement apartment in Cambridge, depressed, suicidal, unemployed. Ten years later, she is a psychologist running her own clinic, an award-winning writer, and happily married. The transformation in her life was brought about by Prozac. Prozac Diary is Lauren Slater's incisive account o...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780140263947
ISBN-10: 0140263942
Publication Date: 9/1/1999
Pages: 216
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.

3.3 stars, based on 13 ratings
Publisher: Penguin Books
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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A view of life from one of the first people to take Prozac. Very interesting and thought-provoking. Also, her prose is just beautiful.
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Don't let the title or cover deceive you. This is a beautifully written book. I've read 4 books by Lauren Slater and loved them all.
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A memoir of what is can be like to one day wake up sane after years of feeling depressed and suicidal.
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I read this book and after my husband slid into mental illness. He said some of the same things she said. I was surprized and enlightened by the book and enjoyed it. I loaned it to my daughters psychotherapist and he never gave it back!