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Rock Steady

Ellen Forney
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$19.99
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This product will be shipped on 05/31/2018

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Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life is the eagerly awaited sequel/companion book to Forney’s 2012 best-selling graphic memoir, Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me. Whereas Marbles was a memoir about her bipolar disorder, Rock Steady turns the focus outward, offering a self-help survival guide of tips, tricks, and tools by someone who has been through it all and come through stronger for it.

With Marbles, Forney helped de-stigmatize mood disorders with her candid presentation of her struggle to find mental stability while retaining her passion and creativity. is is the jumping off point for her new book, Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life. Personal stories and solid advice from Forney on how to overcome the hassle of meds, recognize red flags, and other tools from her own experience of 14 years of stability — all in comics form. Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life invites readers into Ellen’s home, head, and Peanuts pill box.

"Rock Steady is a wonderful book." — Kay Redfield Jamison, Ph.D. (Professor of Psychiatry, The Dalio Professor in Mood Disorders, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine)
Pages:
200
Colors:
black & white
Format:
Softcover
Dimensions:
6" x 9"
ISBN-13:
978-1-68396-101-7
Year:
2018
Press Highlights:
 
"Ellen Forney is an inspiration to me as an artist and as a human being! Let her drawings springboard you into self-acceptance!"— Maria Bamford (Lady Dynamite)
 
"Rock Steady is a wonderful book." — Kay Redfield Jamison, Ph.D.
The Dalio Professor in Mood Disorders, Professor of Psychiatry, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
   

PLEASE NOTE: All pre-ordered books are shipped via Media Mail in the U.S. and Air Mail internationally. Please select the appropriate shipping method when checking out to avoid being overcharged for shipping!

Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life is the eagerly awaited sequel/companion book to Forney’s 2012 best-selling graphic memoir, Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me. Whereas Marbles was a memoir about her bipolar disorder, Rock Steady turns the focus outward, offering a self-help survival guide of tips, tricks, and tools by someone who has been through it all and come through stronger for it.

With Marbles, Forney helped de-stigmatize mood disorders with her candid presentation of her struggle to find mental stability while retaining her passion and creativity. is is the jumping off point for her new book, Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life. Personal stories and solid advice from Forney on how to overcome the hassle of meds, recognize red flags, and other tools from her own experience of 14 years of stability — all in comics form. Rock Steady: Brilliant Advice from My Bipolar Life invites readers into Ellen’s home, head, and Peanuts pill box.

"Rock Steady is a wonderful book." — Kay Redfield Jamison, Ph.D. (Professor of Psychiatry, The Dalio Professor in Mood Disorders, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine)

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