Adrienne Martini is an award-winning freelance writer. In her candid memoir Hillbilly Gothic
, she offers a glimpse at mental illness from a personal perspective, and reveals how the women of her Appalachian family invariably suffer postpartum depression. After the birth of her first child, Adrienne found herself spiraling toward a breakdown that led to her eventual institutionalization.
©2006 Adrienne Martini; (P)2007 Recorded Books