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Shoot the Damn Dog: A Memoir of Depression: A Memoir of Depression Hardcover – 1 April 2008

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  • Publisher : Bloomsbury; 1st edition (1 April 2008)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 336 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0747572410
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0747572411
  • Dimensions : 14.61 x 3.3 x 22.35 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
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A searing, raw memoir of depression that is ultimately uplifting and inspiring.

About the Author

Sally Brampton began her career on Vogue before moving to the Observer as fashion editor. She launched Elle in the UK, which she edited for five years, leaving to write full time. She has published several novels, a television documentary and a screenplay, and has written extensively for all the major national newspapers and magazines. She writes a weekly column on emotional issues for The Sunday Times. She lives in London.

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Debra A. Andreadis
5.0 out of 5 stars Gut wrenching
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5.0 out of 5 stars A must read for everyone!
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5.0 out of 5 stars valuable book for understanding the impact of depressions
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5.0 out of 5 stars My son often asks "mam do they shoot the damn dog"?
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