A unique ability to convey both her feelings but an impartial view. An ability setting her and her writing apart -- Doug Huskey, NAMI
Refreshingly, her emphasis is on hope - 'the light' that she aspires to rather than the self-destruction caused by illness. -- The List
Refreshingly, her emphasis is on the hope, 'the light' she aspires to rather than the self-destruction caused by her illness. -- The List, August 2003
The book is worth its weight in gold. -- Muriel Gray, Writer and Broadcaster, Well Magazine, 2004
The emerging voice for the one in four affected by mental illness delivers a positive message. -- The Advertiser, September 2004
Young author's autobiography is critically acclaimed by both leading mental health organisations and service-users alike. -- Herald
From the Publisher
Two Women - One Journey of Recovery - Two Perspectives.
With 'The Naked Bird Watcher' by Suzy Johnston along with that of her mother's account of the same experience in 'To Walk on Eggshells' by Jean Johnston (ISBN 0954809211), there is now an unusual and rare insight into mental illness - the combined insight from both the patient and her carer.