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The Snake Pit The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleA dramatic best seller, The Snake Pit vividly depicts one woman s plunge into the nightmare world of the mentally ill and her agonizing climb back to health and freedom When it was The Snake PDF \ first published, the book claimed attention as a moving study of mental illness based on personal knowledge This fictionalized, brilliant, and uncompromising first person account of madness and life in an insane asylum was subsequently made into a haunting movie.


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  1. Fionnuala Fionnuala says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleThe Snake Pit begins like so many social comedies, with a woman called Virginia newly arrived in New York from the Midwest wondering about all the crazy city people around her We learn she is a journalist, that she is waiting for her husband who is unaccountably and irritatingly late, and that she is sharp and funny and accomplished though a little confused by her surroundings A few pages in we realize Virginia isn t sitting in a park in Manhattan She s a patient in an insane asylum.Ward make The Snake Pit begins like so many social comedies, with a woman called Virginia newly arrived in New York from the Midwest wondering about all the crazy city people around her We learn she is a journalist, that she is waiting for her husband who is unaccountably and irritatingly late, and that she i


  2. Emily Emily says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleI am just me, Virginia Stuart Cunningham There is only one of me and it is having a hard enough time thinking for one, let alone splitting into two The Snake Pit was written in 1946 and details a journalists nervous breakdown into multiple personalities I ve seen the film which is quite depressing though Olivia D Havilland is fantastic, and I picked up the book at an antique store or somewhere Once I got through the first quarter of it the story picked up It s a well written, albeit depre I am just me, Virginia S


  3. Holly Holly says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleI picked this up because I found out it was based on a hospital about 10 minutes away from where I live It s an interesting look at how mental illness was treated less than a century ago and a good reminder that though we ve come very far in many medical areas, mental illness is still not always well understood and remains a social stigma Also, let me just say that I m glad we no longer go with the idea of well, if this would make a sane person insane, then maybe it will make a insane person I picked this up because I found out it was based on a hospital about 10 minutes away from where I live It s an interesting look at how mental illness was treated less than a century ago and a good reminder that though we ve come very far in many medical areas, mental illness is still not always well understood and remains a social stigma Also, let me just say that I m glad we


  4. Sarah Sarah says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleAn important book, to be sure, but I m not so sure about the pacing and overall structure Maybe I m missing something.I love the film starring Olivia de Havilland though it made me cry and doubt my sanity.


  5. Barbara Barbara says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleDon t let this author die Read.


  6. A.M.G. ☮Hippie/Fantasia☮ A.M.G. ☮Hippie/Fantasia☮ says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleRating 4.5 5The most impressive thing about this book in my opinion that I would like to point out is the writing style, and how original it is, and how wel


  7. Clare Bird Clare Bird says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleI ll give Mary Jane Ward 4 out of 5 birds for her novel The Snake Pit This is a tough book to find my friends I bid for it on Eba


  8. Conchita Matson Conchita Matson says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit Kindle3.5 Very interesting, unique way of describing insanity You could actually feel how it would be to experience this Very sad.


  9. Nicki Currie Nicki Currie says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleI read this book after I read an article stating that Sylvia Plath had read it and used it as inspiration for The Bell Jar I could see the similarities in the two books Overall I really enjoyed the book I had to search to find it as it appears that it is not published anyWhat a shame The first chapter was difficult to read, but once you get into the book you understand the first chapter It was interesting to read about some of the therapies used such as the tubs and how crude ECT was I read this book after I read an article stating that Sylvia Plath had read it and used it as inspiration for The Bell Jar I could see the similarities in the two books Overall I really enjoyed the book I had to search to find it as it appears that it is not published anyWhat a shame The first chapter was difficult to read, but once you get in


  10. Joey Joey says:

    The Snake Pit Kindle Î The Snake PDF \ snake book, The Snake ebok, The Snake PitThe Snake Pit KindleWhat made me give this book 5 stars Honestly, I have a hard time describing why I give a books 4 instead of a 5 Usually my 4s are books I really really enjoyed, with well drawn characters and a writing style I like 5s tend to be the ones which really stick with me, in addition to the aforementioned book traits.This is a book which I have a hard time outlining, but also one which I remember putting down various times and thinking very hard about what was just written I ll definitely read


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