Books by Martha Manning

Released: April 1, 2002

"An engaging look at how to become actively empathetic."
A clinical psychologist reflects on empathy within the mother-daughter relationship. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 1, 1996

"Some of Manning's mild recollections might work at essay length; overall, the book lacks substance and freshness. ($50,000 ad/promo; author tour)"
Manning, a clinical psychologist who wrote lyrically and humorously about her battle with depression in Undercurrents (1995), here offers by contrast the pedestrian memoir of a self- acclaimed casualty of Catholicism. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 1995

"Admirably honest, beautifully written."
It is strange to find small joys in a book about depression, but there are many in Manning's tale of her descent into hell. Read full book review >