Books by Nic Sheff

HIGH by David Sheff
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 8, 2019

"Unfortunately, a great example of a book that adults think young people should read instead of one they want to read. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
After various books on addiction for adults and teens, here the Sheffs attempt to cover "everything" an early adolescent wants to know on the topic. Read full book review >
SCHIZO by Nic Sheff
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Given the grim reality of medical management of schizophrenia (and the bleakness of depictions of it in teen fiction), the cautious optimism of Miles' life is most welcome. (Fiction. 14-17)"
A teen with schizophrenia is getting better—isn't he? Read full book review >
WE ALL FALL DOWN by Nic Sheff
BIOGRAPHY
Released: April 5, 2011

"It's painfully honest—but also painful to read, likely guaranteeing avid teen interest. (Memoir. 15 & up)"
In a raw, honest and expletive-ridden narrative, 23-year-old Sheff effectively chronicles the ups and downs of trying to overcome his methamphetamine addiction and pull his life together. Read full book review >