Books by Charles Barber

Released: Feb. 5, 2008

"Barber articulately and persuasively counsels that it's time to abandon the quick-fix, pop-a-pill approach."
A sharply critical look at the way antidepressants are marketed and prescribed in the United States. Read full book review >
Released: March 21, 2005

"Moments of undeniable power punctuate a sometimes disordered narrative."
First-book author Barber recalls the suicide of one boyhood friend, the disintegration of another, his own experiences working with the homeless, mentally handicapped and mentally ill—and wonders why he's been able to emerge from the tangled wood and others have not. Read full book review >