Why Suicide?: Questions and Answers About Suicide, Suicide Prevention, and Coping with the Suicide…

Paperback | August 24, 2010

byEric Marcus

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“The need for this book is obvious. Why Suicide is a must read for anyone who is a student of life.”
— John Shelby Spong, author of Eternal Life: A New Vision—Beyond Religion, Beyond Theism, Beyond Heaven and Hell<_o3a_p>

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Subtitled “Questions and Answers About Suicide, Suicide Prevention, and Coping with the Suicide of Someone You Know,” Why Suicide? by Eric Marcus is an important, non-judgmental guide that bestselling author Jonathan Kellerman calls, “compassionate, informative, and insightful.” Anyone whose life has been dramatically touched by this most shattering occurrence can find answers and solace in this extraordinary book.<_o3a_p>

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“The need for this book is obvious. Why Suicide is a must read for anyone who is a student of life.”— John Shelby Spong, author of Eternal Life: A New Vision—Beyond Religion, Beyond Theism, Beyond Heaven and Hell Subtitled “Questions and Answers About Suicide, Suicide Prevention, and Coping with the Suicide of Someone You Know,” Why Su...

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According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, in our lifetimes 80 percent of us will have some up-close experience with the suicide of someone we know. And more than 20 percent of us will have a family member die by suicide. Journalist Eric Marcus knows this better than most people. In 1970, his father took his life at t...

Eric Marcus is the author of several books and coauthor ofBreaking the Surface, the number oneNew York Timesbestselling autobiography of Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.54 inPublished:August 24, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062003917

ISBN - 13:9780062003911

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