Epilepsy Book List

Do you enjoy reading or gifting books? Here are some of our favorite books written by people with epilepsy or about epilepsy and related issues. 

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The Grief Companion for When It’s Time to Heal But You’re Not Sure You Want To – By: Kellly Cervantes

A Novel – By: Sara Staggs

My Misadventures in Motherhood, Love, and Epilepsy – By:  Alisa Kennedy Jones

By: Élodie Durand

A Patient and Family Guide – By: Orrin Devinsky MD

By: Josie Martinez

A Fat-Fueled Adventure into the World of Epilepsy and the Ketogenic Diet – By: David Moore Robinson

(Treatments That Work) – By: Joel M. Reiter

A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures – By: Anne Fadiman

A Memoir of Epilepsy – By: Colin Grant

(Wordsworth Classics) – By: Fyodor Dostoevsky

A True Story of Disease, Love, and Triumph – By: Kurt Eichenwald

The Untold Story of the Invention of the Sports Bra and How It Changed the World (And Me) – By: Lisa Z. Lindahl

By: Amanda Dilena, Scott Dilena

A Modern Superhero who Transforms her Disability Into a Superabilitiy – By: Sue Seserman

By: Iasmin Omar Ata

A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets – By: Luke Dittrich

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