“Your illness doesn’t define you; your strength and courage do” - if you’re someone who has been struggling with mental illness, you need to say this out loud to yourself, and imbibe it as an absolute truth in your life. Remember that you are not alone, and there are so many people out there who love you and are willing to help you get back on your feet! So chin up, battle armours on, and charge full speed ahead while we bring you some of the most powerful books on mental illness that you need to read - these will definitely broaden your perspective on mental health, even if it may be for someone who needs your support!
Nobody Is Ever Missing - Catherine Lacey
Taking a one-way flight to New Zealand, Elyria abandons her stable life in Manhattan, and without telling her family encounters surreal circumstances with strangers and wildlife in an unfamiliar place. Published by FSG Originals, this is the story of Elyria’s journey, battling anxiety and obsession with the fragile condition of the human mind.