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"I see and hear stuff that isn't there." January Schofield's childhood response to a doctor's question about what it meant to have schizophrenia crystallizes in one sentence her parents' problems: How can you help a young girl who often resides in an unreachable place? Diagnosed as one of the most severe known cases of early-onset schizophrenia, "Jani" exhibited bizarre behavior almost from birth; driving her father, this book's author, in rapid turns to despair, denial, and false hope. January First is a rare memoir that powerfully shows the pervasive effects of mental illness on an entire family. Now in trade paperback and NOOK Book.