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It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
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5.0 out of 5 stars Absolutely amazing!, 2 Dec 2012
I think people discard the idea of teen depression quite easily, thinking 'You're 15, you can't be clinically depressed'. But in It's Kind of a Funny Story, it's easy to have that thought moved out of anyone's mind. Craig is a clinically depressed 15 year old boy, struggling with school and life. To him life is a nightmare and on a night of almost-suicide, he checks himself into a voluntary physch-hospital. Here, he learns to deal and cope with his depression.
Ned Vizzini is amazing with words - I was constantly highlighting his words of wisdom - and even better at keeping the tone light even within a serious topic. To be honest, this is my new favorite book and I will definetly be… Read more

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