When Quietness Came

When Quietness Came Book Cover


Erin's first book, When Quietness Came: A Neuroscientist’s Personal Journey With Schizophrenia by Erin L. Hawkes was published by Bridgeross Communications.

When Quietness Came has received rave reviews, with 4.5 out of 5.0 over several dozen Amazon reviews.
"fantastic and very scientific"
"useful and inspiring"
"Insightful into the mind of a schizophrenic"


When Quietness Came can be purchased through bookstores or online at Amazon or Chapters Indigo. It is also available as a Kindle eBook or a Kobo eBook.

Erin was the 2019 winner of the BC
Courage to Come Back Award in the mental health category! Read about the award and her story in this article by John Kurucz in the Vancouver Courier.

Erin has now written a second book,
When Neurons Tell Stories A Layman's Guide to the Neuroscience of Mental Illness and Health.