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Opening a window on madness of extremes

Madness: A Bipolar Life. By Marya Hornbacher, Fourth Estate, €19

7th June, 2008

Madness: A Bipolar Life. By Marya Hornbacher, Fourth Estate, €19

‘When it comes, it comes quietly enough. One morning I am suddenly, acutely, aware that I am extremely happy.”

Such feelings of wellbeing should breed little cause for comment, let alone concern. But for Marya Hornbacher, good spirits are the first sign that things are starting to go wrong.

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