Books written by Liza Long

The Price of Silence

Plume | August 4, 2015 | 304 pages
The author of “I Am Adam Lanza’s Mother” speaks out about mental illness Like most of the nation, Liza Long spent December 14, 2012, mourning the victims of the Newtown shooting. As the mother of a child with a mental illness, however, she also wondered: “What if my son does that... More Info

The Price of Silence

Hudson Street Press | August 28, 2014 | 304 pages
The author of the viral essay, "I Am Adam Lanza's Mother," presents a sobering assessment of today's approaches to mental illness, arguing that stigmas result in poor education, inadequate mental health care and juvenile detention systems that often lead to imprisonment and tragedy.  More Info