Stop Pretending: What Happened When My Big Sister Went Crazy


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Continuously in print for nearly two decades, this groundbreaking and profoundly moving story told in verse, from award-winning author Sonya Sones, has been repackaged with a striking new cover and bonus content.

When her beloved older sister is hospitalized after a sudden mental breakdown, Cookie is left behind to cope with a family torn apart by grief, friends who shun her, and her fear that she, too, might one day lose her mind.

Based on award-winning author Sonya Sonesu2019s own true story, this novel explores the chilling landscape of mental illness, revealing glimmers of beauty and of hope along the way. Told in a succession of short and powerful poems, it takes us deep into the cyclone of the narratoru2019s emotions: despair, anger, guilt, resentment, and ultimately, acceptance.

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    • Height: 725
    • Length: 50
    • Weight: 20
    • Width: 500
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    • Language: Array
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    • Length: 680
    • Weight: 20
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