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Gorilla and the Bird A Memoir of Madness and a Mother's Love

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ISBN-10: 0316315125

ISBN-13: 9780316315128

Edition: N/A

Authors: Zack McDermott

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The story of a young man fighting to recover from a devastating psychotic break and the mother who refuses to give up on him Zack McDermott, a 26-year-old Brooklyn public defender, woke up one morning convinced he was being filmed, Truman Show-style, as part of an audition for a TV pilot. This was it - his big dreams were finally coming true. Every passerby was an actor; every car would magically stop for him; everything he saw was a cue from "The Producer" to help inspire the performance of a lifetime. After a manic spree around Manhattan, Zack, who is bipolar, was arrested on a subway platform and admitted to Bellevue Hospital. So begins the story of Zack's freefall into psychosis and…    
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Book details

List price: $22.49
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Publication date: 9/18/2018
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 5.45" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.550