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Gorilla and the Bird

A Memoir of Madness and a Mother's Love

by Zack Mcdermott

Hardcover, 288 pages, Little Brown & Co, List Price: $27 |

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

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Shares the story of a young man fighting to recover from a devastating psychotic break and the mother who refuses to give up on him.