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We gather to discuss books that are variously called psychological memoir, first person accounts, or autobiography about the experience of suffering from mental illness. Our scope is broad, including addiction, developmental disabilities, and family dysfunction. Our selections are intended as accurate representations of human experience and must be a well written work of literature. Our name is of course a reference to Marcel Proust, even though many would dispute that he should be classified as a person who was mentally ill. He is acclaimed by many as having written the definative memoir of inner life. Our members continue to bring a variety of opinion about what we are reading. I think new members will find thoughtful discussions about our choices. Go to the store website at for more information about our club and a list of possible future selections. Drew Bridges, Wake Forest, NC

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    "I am an active senior, living in Wake Forest for the past 12 years. I am interested in the subject as I have a family member who is borderline I volunteer at Town of Wake Forest and other organizations. I hope to hear from you"
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    "I love books, always have. I like books that are thought provoking which is why your book club sparked my interest. I am new to the area, and am getting ready to retire. Joining a Book Club has something I wanted to do for a long time."
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