'How are you today?' the doctor asked. 'I'm fine', was the reply. 'But Sybil isn't. She was so sick she couldn't come. So I came instead.' This book tells the story of a woman with sixteen separate personalities, and was instrumental in influencing the definition and diagnosis of multiple personality disorder.
The story of Sybil is a psychological masterpiece ... enthralling from the first scene to the last -- Lucy Freeman Astonishing book ... It forces you to look at yourself and the people around you in a new way -- Doris Lessing