From a Therapist: 5 things you don't understand about depression (I don't know if I agree with the chemical imbalance thing suggested but it mostly stands very true and brings up some very good points.
Losing the Fear of Taking Medication for Depression
While I was in recovery, I came across a lot of different books and things that helped me figure out my life and get things back on track. These are a few that I love in particular. Here are the best books for overcoming depression.