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  • Blue Beyond Blue: Extraordinary Tales for Ordinary Dilemmas

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393328585
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton
    • Published: August 2006
    A collection of original fairy tales for adults explores contemporary family dynamics, moral conundrums, and romantic love, as well as the role of stories in providing healing and illumination.
  • Blue Dreams: The Science and the Story of the Drugs that Changed Our Minds

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780316370646
    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
    • Published: February 2018
  • Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142000069
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: October 2001
    A woman suffering from a complex brain disorder that causes her to lie compulsively takes readers inside her mind to explore the complexities of a constantly restless and deceived consciousness. Reprint.
  • Opening Skinner's Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth Century

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $15.25
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780393326550
    • Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company
    • Published: February 2005
    An intriguing survey of the science of the human mind traces developments in human psychology over the course of the twentieth century, beginning with B. F. Skinner and the legend of the child raised in a box, through the experiments and research of nine ingenious experiments. Reprint. 17,000 first printing.
  • Playing House: Notes of a Reluctant Mother

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $12.45
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780807001738
    • Publisher: Beacon Press
    • Published: November 2013
  • Playing House: Notes of a Reluctant Mother

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780807061121
    • Publisher: Beacon Press
    • Published: July 2015
    A collection of biographical essays by the award-winning author of The $60,000 Dog traces her journey from a fiercely independent, family-wary young woman to a devoted wife, mother and dog owner struggling with near-debilitating depression.
  • Prozac Diary

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780140263947
    • Publisher: Penguin USA
    • Published: September 1999
    In a provocative and entertaining memoir, the author of Welcome to My Country describes the dramatic impact of Prozac and her struggle to cope with the challenges of "normal life" during a decade on the drug. Reprint.
  • The $60,000 Dog: My Life with Animals

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780807001912
    • Publisher: Beacon Press
    • Published: 2012
    An author and psychologist describes her love for the animals in her life and the various contributions they have made.
  • The Best American Essays 2006

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780618705290
    • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
    • Published: October 2006
    (Best American Series, 2006). The most affecting piece in this rich and thoughtful collection is an excerpt from Marjorie Williams's elegant, unsparing 'The Woman at the Washington Zoo,' in which she describes the progress of the cancer that was to take her life in 2005. Other contributors include Adam Gopnik, Toi Derricotte, David Rieff, Joseph Epstein, Robert Polito, and Susan Orlean. Biographical Notes, List of Notable Essays of 2005. 277p.
  • Welcome to My Country

    By Lauren Slater

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780385487399
    • Publisher: Random House Inc.
    • Published: 1997
    A young psychotherapist and award-winning writer movingly chronicles her personal and professional experiences in working with mentally and emotionally ill patients, tracing her responses to, and reflections on, their plight. Reprint.

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