Find Your Next Favorite Book
Save up to $15
Our Money-Back Guarantee

The Minds of Billy Milligan

by

This book tells Milligan's story up to 1982.

Find your copy

Buy it from  $0.99
Buy new from  $4.70
Collectible from  $0.99

Change currency

Reviews of The Minds of Billy Milligan

Overall customer rating: 4.000
mcteager

an absolute must read

by mcteager on Oct 13, 2008

I bought and read this book when it first came out in 1982, making the times best seller list. I finished this book in 3 days, not being able to put it down and having some late, late nights trying to finish the book, to its conclusion.If the human mind and how it can effect ones life interests you, this is a MUST read. It amazes you, to realize what the mind is capable of, and how seemingly insignificant items in our lives can truely affect us.In the genre of human psychology , this is one book, not to miss...

Read more...
WackoJacko

fascinating and disturbing

by WackoJacko on Apr 4, 2007

This book is a fascinating and disturbing true story of a young man with multiple personality disorder. Life can be cruel for some people; the abuse meted out at a young age to Billy Milligan certainly was and contributed to his 'splitting' into various personalities in order to be able to survive. Interestingly, the separate parts of his personalities were more greatly skilled and able than the original 'core' personality. I found the writing of this biography to be a little clumsy at times and repetitive (though an accurate account) through the middle section, which is why only three stars. However, it is an incredible read and certainly makes you contemplate the difficulties people with mental illness face, most especially from state institutions, the media and the court system. Wherever Billy Milligan is now, I hope he is (they are) copping a better break than he did for much of his life

Read more...
Love it or hate it? Review it now

Discussions about The Minds of Billy Milligan

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!