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    • An Unquiet Mind

    • By: Kay Redfield Jamison
    • Narrated by: Kay Redfield Jamison
    • Length: 2 hrs and 46 mins
    • Abridged
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    The personal memoir of a manic depressive and an authority on the subject describes the onset of the illness during her teenage years and her determined journey through the realm of available treatments.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Read if you are bipolar- you will understand

    • By lily on 16-05-16

    Regular price: £11.29

    • Exuberance

    • The Passion for Life
    • By: Kay Redfield Jamison
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 11 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    We have learned much about depression, but what about its opposite? Why hasn't the human emotion that lifts us, inspires us, drives us on, and makes life worth living been discussed and celebrated? In this outstanding book, best-selling author Dr. Kay Redfield Jamison explores exuberance in all its unrestrained, joyful energy, and shows how its unique vitality is essential to our existence.

    Regular price: £27.09

    • Robert Lowell, Setting the River on Fire

    • A Study of Genius, Mania, and Character
    • By: Kay Redfield Jamison
    • Narrated by: Jefferson Mays
    • Length: 17 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this magisterial study of the relationship between illness and art, the best-selling author of An Unquiet Mind, Kay Redfield Jamison, brings an entirely fresh understanding to the work and life of Robert Lowell (1917-1977), whose intense, complex, and personal verse left a lasting mark on the English language and changed the public discourse about private matters.

    Regular price: £36.19

    • Exuberance

    • The Passion for Life
    • By: Kay Redfield Jamison
    • Narrated by: Anne Twomey
    • Length: 4 hrs and 49 mins
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    The author of the best-selling An Unquiet Mind and internationally renowned authority on mood disorders now gives us something wonderfully different: an exploration of exuberance and how it fuels our most important creative and scientific achievements.

    Regular price: £20.29