Review- Mind on Fire, Irish Times 09 June 2018
‘Mind on Fire’ by Arnold Thomas Fanning: Triumph out of tragedy
Review: This memoir of mental illness is shocking but ultimately humanising
“What people are ashamed of usually makes a good story,” says F Scott Fitzgerald in The Last Tycoon and it’s especially true of Mind on Fire, Arnold Thomas Fanning’s painfully intense, courageous and gripping account of his journey to the underworld of madness and back. This is a brave and instructive book.
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