By Jerry Pinto
In 2012, Jerry Pinto released his debut novel, Em and the massive Hoom, which drew upon his event of dwelling with a mom who used to be bipolar. It touched hundreds of thousands of readers, between them many that had comparable experiences—of residing with anyone with a psychological sickness or disease. a few of these readers shared their tales with him, and agreed to proportion them with the realm. A publication of sunshine collects those harrowing but relocating, even empowering, stories—about the fear and majesty of affection; the bleakness and unforeseen grace of lifestyles; the fragility and enormous energy of the human mind.
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A Book of Light: When a Loved One Has a Different Mind by Jerry Pinto