Brain on fire: my month of madness
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(16)
4 star
 
(11)
3 star
 
(7)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Status:
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Non-Fiction has 2
616.8 CAHAL
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Oberlin Regional - Adult Non-Fiction has 3
616.8 CAHAL
Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Cary Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
Eva H. Perry Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
Fuquay-Varina Community - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
Middlecreek Community - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
North Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
Oberlin Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
Oberlin Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
Oberlin Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
On Shelf
Southeast Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
West Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
West Regional - Adult Non-Fiction
616.8 CAHAL
Checked out
More Details
Published:
New York : Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2013.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Physical Desc:
xiv, 266 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781451621389, 9781451621372, 145162137X, 1451621388 :

Notes

General Note
Copyright date 2012.
General Note
"With a new afterword"--Cover.
General Note
Reading group guide inside.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
An account of the author's struggle with a rare brain-attacking autoimmune disease traces how she woke up in a hospital room with no memory of baffling psychotic symptoms, describing the last-minute intervention by a doctor who identified the source of her illness.
Awards
Winner of Books for a Better Life First Book Award
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Cahalan, S. (2013). Brain on fire: my month of madness. First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition. New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cahalan, Susannah. 2013. Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness. New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cahalan, Susannah, Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness. New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Cahalan, Susannah. Brain On Fire: My Month of Madness. First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition. New York, Simon & Schuster Paperbacks, 2013.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
f7c5a5cd-42d1-e793-0e7f-39a5e594d888
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last Horizon Extract TimeApr 24, 2024 05:39:10 PM
Last File Modification TimeApr 25, 2024 03:09:48 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeApr 25, 2024 03:08:59 AM

MARC Record

LEADER03368cam a2200673 a 4500
001ocn823897168
003OCoLC
00520230527090100.0
008130110s2013    nyua          000 0aeng d
010 |z 2012012670
020 |a 9781451621389
020 |a 9781451621372
020 |a 145162137X
020 |a 1451621388 :|c $16.00
035 |a (OCoLC)823897168
040 |a YDXCP|c YDXCP|d BTCTA|d BDX|d PSC|d CGD|d NEH|d CPA|d TnLvILS|d TnLvILS|d UtOrBLW
043 |a n-us---
049 |a IG$A
05014|a RC390|b .C24 2013
08204|a 616.8/320092|2 23
092 |a 616.8 CAHAL
1001 |a Cahalan, Susannah
24510|a Brain on fire :|b my month of madness /|c Susan Cahalan.
250 |a First Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
264 1|a New York :|b Simon & Schuster Paperbacks,|c 2013.
300 |a xiv, 266 pages :|b illustrations ;|c 22 cm
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
500 |a Copyright date 2012.
500 |a "With a new afterword"--Cover.
500 |a Reading group guide inside.
504 |a Includes bibliographical references.
5050 |a pt. 1. Crazy -- pt. 2. The clock -- pt. 3. In search of lost time.
520 |a An account of the author's struggle with a rare brain-attacking autoimmune disease traces how she woke up in a hospital room with no memory of baffling psychotic symptoms, describing the last-minute intervention by a doctor who identified the source of her illness.
586 |a Winner of Books for a Better Life First Book Award
60010|a Cahalan, Susannah|x Health.
60010|a Cahalan, Susannah|x Mental health.
650 0|a Encephalitis|x Patients|z United States|v Biography.
650 0|a Autoimmune diseases|x Patients|z United States|v Biography.
650 0|a Frontal lobes|x Diseases|x Patients|z United States|v Biography.
650 0|a Limbic system|x Diseases|x Patients|z United States|v Biography.
650 0|a Diagnostic errors|z United States|v Case studies.
65012|a Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Encephalitis.
65020|a Encephalitis
949 |b 32046303676105|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l CRY|n 7124039|o 0|s o|w 08/14/2019|x 11|y PBK
949 |b 32046304134369|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l EVA|n 7296464|o 0|s i|w 01/21/2020|x 8|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643524|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l EVA|n 7310714|o 0|s i|w 01/22/2020|x 17|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643474|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l FUQ|n 7310709|o 0|s o|w 01/22/2020|x 10|y PBK
949 |b 32046303676113|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l MID|n 7124040|o 0|s o|w 08/14/2019|x 11|y PBK
949 |b 32046207966842|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l NOR|n 5818264|o 0|s i|w 03/08/2016|x 36|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643532|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l NOR|n 7310715|o 0|s o|w 01/22/2020|x 16|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643458|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l OBR|n 7310707|o 0|s i|w 01/22/2020|x 12|y PBK
949 |b 32046811265268|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l OBR|n 5667687|o 0|s i|w 09/09/2015|x 34|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643441|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l OBR|n 7310706|o 0|s i|w 01/22/2020|x 9|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643433|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l SER|n 7310705|o 0|s o|w 01/22/2020|x 14|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643516|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l WRL|n 7310713|o 0|s o|w 01/22/2020|x 8|y PBK
949 |b 32046819643573|c SYSANFI|d 616.8 CAHAL|l WRL|n 7310719|o 0|s o|w 01/22/2020|x 14|y PBK
999 |a 671719