Author: Tanya J. Peterson

Book Review: Leave of Absence by Tanya J. Peterson

Posted June 11, 2013 in Reviews / 17 Comments
Book Review: Leave of Absence by Tanya J. Peterson

Following a failed suicide attempt, Oliver is admitted to Airhaven Behavioral Health Center, a therapy-focused facility for the mentally ill. He is unable to cope with the traumatic deaths of his wife and young son, for which he blames himself. Although he does not believe he deserves to live while they are dead, he forms a connection with a fellow patient named Penelope. Penelope is in her late 20s and was diagnosed with schizophrenia two years earlier. Since developing this […]