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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Canton Library B Cheney (Text) 33115006525833 Adult Biography Available -
Clemmons Branch B CHENEY TERRI (Text) 0112515252495 Adult Biography Available -
Columbus Library B CHENEY (Text) 31250200039279 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Cumberland Headquarters B CHENEY (Text) 31781042132660 Adult Nonfiction Available -
East Asheville Library 616.8950092 CHE (Text) 0020507561932 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Haywood County Main Library B Cheney (Text) 33115005422222 Adult Biography Available -
Henderson Main Branch CHENEY (Text) 33258005727123 Adult Biography Checked out 09/11/2019
Lee County Main Library B/CHENEY (Text) 33262002854013 Adult Biography Available -
Lexington Public Library B Cheney (Text) 25908004984121 Adult Biography Checked out 09/05/2019
Louisburg - Main Branch B/CHENEY (Text) 20020036 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780061430237
  • ISBN: 0061430234
  • Physical Description: 245 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, [2008]

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On the outside, Terri Cheney was a successful, attractive Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer. But behind her seemingly flawless fa├žade lay a dangerous secret--for most of her life Cheney had been battling bipolar disorder and concealing a pharmacy's worth of prescriptions meant to make her "normal." Cheney describes her roller-coaster life with shocking honesty--from glamorous parties to a night in jail; from flying fourteen kites off the edge of a cliff in a thunderstorm to crying beneath her office desk; from electroshock therapy to a suicide attempt fueled by tequila and prescription painkillers. The events unfold episodically, from mood to mood, the way she lived and remembers life. In this way the reader is able to viscerally experience the incredible speeding highs of mania and the crushing blows of depression. This book does not simply explain bipolar disorder--it takes us in its grasp and does not let go.--From publisher description.
Subject: Cheney, Terri, 1959- > Mental health.
Manic-depressive persons > United States > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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