This is the freshest, clearest, most direct, honest and urgent collection of writings about mental health that I ve read Scarlett Curtis has curated a stunning variety of voices in the service of blowing away the foggy vapours of misery, incomprehension, secrecy and lonely shame that can shroud us Within the pages there is searing wit, blinding passion, bleeding emotion and a fantastic, heroic, glorious refusal to lie down and take it thatthan anything characterises the new energy behind the mental health movement Anyone within a few degrees of someone with a mental health problem and that means the whole world should read this Stephen Fry This is the book I needed when I was younger May this be a leap forward in the much needed conversation around mental health Jameela Jamil I think everyone has moments where they re embarrassed by what they re feeling and don t want to talk about it I get it a lot, and feel unable to tell people I feel down because I know the reply will be, but why Everything seems to be going right Reading this book made me feelnormal about how I feel sometimes, whether it s for a reason or just because that s how I woke up that day It s a great book however you re feeling, it will help Ed Sheeran Brilliant, hysterical, truthful and real These essays illuminate the path for our future female leadersReese Witherspoon on FEMINISTS DON T WEAR PINKAs a feminist who loves pink, I give this brilliant book of essays an enthusiastic YES Mindy Kaling on FEMINISTS DON T WEAR PINKWonderfully candid, often funny and absolutely necessary, a triumphant rallying call to young women Observer Pick it up and read one story from your favourite columnist or actress, but I guarantee you ll end up reading the full, illuminating collection, and you ll possibly finish it knowingabout your own personal stance than you imagined Glamour This collection of essays curated by writer Scarlett Curtis is a call to arm that allows us to unpick what it means to be a feminist in a safe space Stylist We advise placing a copy in the hands of every girl and guy you know Red Magazine The Sunday Times bestsellerReading this book made me feelnormal about the things I feel sometimes It s a great book however you re feeling, it ll help Ed SheeranIt s OK if everything might feel a bit overwhelming It s OK to talk about it It s OK to not want to talk about it It s OK to find it funny It s OK to be human Overpeople have shared their powerful, funny and moving stories exploring their own mental health, including Sam Smith, Emilia Clarke, Candice Carty Williams and Adam Kay One in four of us will experience a mental health issue This book is here to tell you, or someone you care about, it s OK With writing fromAdam Kay Alastair Campbell Alexis Caught Ben Platt Bryony Gordon Candice Carty Williams Charlie Mackesy Charly Cox Chidera Eggerue Claire Stancliffe Davina McCall Dawn O Porter Elizabeth Day Elizabeth Uviebinen Ella Purnell Emilia Clarke Emma Thompson Eve Delaney Fearne Cotton Gabby Edlin Gemma Styles GIRLI Milly Toomey Grace Beverley Hannah Witton Honey Ross Hussain Manawer Jack Rooke James Blake Jamie Flook Jamie Windust Jessie Cave Jo Irwin Jonah Freud Jonny Benjamin Jordan Stephens Kai Isaiah Jamal Kate Weinberg Kelechi Okafor Khalil Aldabbas KUCHENGA Lauren Mahon Lena Dunham Maggie Matic Martha Lane Fox Mathew Kollamkulam Matt Haig Megan Crabbe Michael Kitching Michelle Elman Miranda Hart Mitch Price Mona Chalabi Montana Brown Nadia Craddock Naomi Campbell Poorna Bell Poppy Jamie Reggie Yates Ripley Parker Robert Kazandjian Rosa Mercuriadis Saba Asif Sam Smith Scarlett Curtis Scarlett Moffatt Scottee Sharon Chalkin Feldstein Shonagh Marie Simon Amstell Steve Ali Tanya Byron Travon Free Yomi Adegoke Yusuf Al Majarhi This is the freshest, most honest collection of writings about mental health that I ve read searing wit, blinding passion, bleeding emotion and a fantastic, heroic, glorious refusal to lie down and take it Stephen Fry This is the book I needed when I was little May this be a leap forward in the much needed conversation around mental health Jameela Jamil