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January First A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her

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ISBN-10: 030771909X

ISBN-13: 9780307719096

Edition: N/A

Authors: Michael Schofield

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Michael Schofield’s daughter January is at the mercy of her imaginary friends, except they aren’t the imaginary friends that most young children have; they are hallucinations. And January is caught in the conflict between our world and their world, a place she calls Calalini.  Some of these hallucinations, like “24 Hours,” are friendly and some, like “400 the Cat” and “Wednesday the Rat,” bite and scratch her until she does what they want.  They often tell her to scream at strangers, jump out of buildings, and attack her baby brother.  At six years old, January Schofield, “Janni,” to her family, was diagnosed with schizophrenia, one of the worst mental illnesses known to man.  What’s more,…    
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Book details

List price: $23.00
Publisher: The Crown Publishing Group
Publication date: 8/6/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 5.21" wide x 7.97" long x 0.71" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English