There are a lot of great books about mental illness available these days. That being said, we know there are some books about mental illness that also aren’t so great. So we’ve done a bit of the work for you – here’s a list of some of our favorite books featuring mental illness. Feel free to shoot us an email at if you have additional suggestions!

Committed (book)

An Unquiet Mind (book cover)

Furiously Happy book

Darkness Visible by William Styron

Just Like Someone Without Mental Illness Only More So

A Tragic Kind of Wonderful