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The Burn Journals BRENT RUNYON WAS 14 Years Old When He Set Himself On Fire This Is A True Story.In The Burn Journals, Runyon Describes That Devastating Suicide Attempt And His Recovery Over The Following Year He Takes Us Into The Burn Unit In A Children S Hospital And Through Painful Burn Care And Skin Grafting Procedures Then To A Rehabilitation Hospital, For Intensive Physical, Occupational, And Psychological Therapy And Then Finally Back Home, To The Frightening Prospect Of Entering High School.But Importantly, Runyon Takes Us Into His Own Mind He Shares His Thoughts And Hopes And Fears With Such Unflinching Honesty That We Understand With A Terrible Clarity What It Means To Want To Kill Yourself And How It Feels To Struggle Back Toward Normality.Intense, Exposed, Insightful, The Burn Journals Is A Deeply Personal Story With Universal Reach It Is Impossible To Look Away Impossible To Remain Unmoved.This Truly Riveting Memoir Is A Spectacular Debut For A Talented New Writer From The Hardcover Edition.

  • Library Binding
  • 384 pages
  • The Burn Journals
  • Brent Runyon
  • English
  • 08 August 2017
  • 9780375926211

About the Author: Brent Runyon

Brent Runyon was 14 years old when he set himself on fire His first book, The Burn Journals, is a memoir of his suicide survival He is a contributor to public radio s This American Life, and lives on Cape Cod, where he works as a newspaper reporter His third book, Surface Tension A Novel in Four Summers, written with longtime collaborator Christina Egloff, is in bookstores now.