Not As Crazy As It Seems (Winter 2015)

cover for wintergirlsIn the winter 2015 issue of YALS, Diane Scrofano’s article on the portrayal of mental illness in YA literature provides an excellent overview of what exists, where there are gaps, and what the future holds. Below are the titles that Diane includes in her article, along with the mental illness focal point of the novel, and a link to information about each title on Amazon.

The following graphic memoirs of mental illness would also appeal to adolescents:

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