When Rabbit Howls

When Rabbit Howls

Written by: Truddi Chase

Mass Market Paperback
Additional Formats
  • Mass Market Paperback
  • ISBN 9780515103298
  • 400 Pages
  • Jove
  • Adult


“To escape the horror of violent abuse, the two-year-old child “went to sleep” and created the inner world of “the Troops,” the 92 voices that shielded her from pain, but that she didn’t know existed until adulthood. this is a journey through the fragmented world of the multiple personality—told by the Troop.”—Amazon.com.


“A fascinating book…unusual and very emotionally touching.” —Dr. Cornelia Wilbur, the psychiatrist who treated Sybil

“Perhaps the most extraordinary victim of multiple personalities on record. A nightmarish story the reader cannot easily forget.” —The Chicago Tribune

“Horrifying, compelling…a shocking tale…extremely disturbing.” —Psychology Today

“An extraordinary story. [When Rabbit Howls] is the reconstruction, through therapy, of the lost life of a woman so…abused by her stepfather that her only defense down the years was to shatter into the Troops…no fewer than 92 different and autonomous personalities.” —The Guardian (London)

“Remarkable…alarmingly real and courageous.” —Toronto Sun

“Fascinating, provocative reading.” —Library Journal

“The first book authored by a multiple personality…When Rabbit Howls is a document that breaks the silence…a searing indictment of the crime of child sexual abuse…a truly moving and thought-provoking work…an uplifting, inspiring story of a survivor.” —Sojourner: The Women’s Forum