Fiction; The story of seventeen-year-old Conrad Jarrett, just returned home from eight months in a mental institution after a suicide attempt. What faces him is the construction of a new self, a new life, from scratch. Love openly shared is their hope. (214 Pgs.) DJ & BOOK VG.AUTHOR: Judith Guest PUBLISHER: Viking Press ISBN: YEAR: 1976 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: Book Club Ed.