It's Kind of A Funny StoryBook - 2007
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A humorous account of a New York City teenager's battle with depression and his time spent in a psychiatric hospital.
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vv1 thinks this title is suitable for 14 years and over
Sexual Content: Sexual refernces, but they aren't thouroughly explained. Some sexual situations, but they are very minor.
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“People are screwed up in this world. I'd rather be with someone screwed up and open about it than somebody perfect and ready to explode.”
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This book really shines a light on mental Heath within teenagers. It tells a story of a teenager and his struggle with depression and suicidal thoughts. His whole perspective is changed when he gets admitted to a mental hospital. He meets a girl and a nurse. He becomes good friends with the patients and learns a valuable lesson. This book tackles many issues that teenagers face today. While mental health is a serious issue this book is has a big sense of humor and you’re guaranteed to cry and laugh.