Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery

My Name Is Ross: An Alcoholic's Journey
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,990. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a compelling book for anyone suffering from alcoholism, seeking to understand it, or wanting to warn loved ones and friends of its affects. Brutally honest and inspiring, it tells the life story of one of Australia's well-known writers as an alcoholic and his struggle to become and stay sober.
The Seventeenth Conviction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A very candid look at one woman’s journey into the depths of addiction and the very challenging road back. Dierdre spent years trying to prove that as an adult, the choice was indeed her own. Even as she encountered roadblock after roadblock of her own making, she refused to believe she was doomed to be only the sum of all her bad decisions.
Addiction to Poverty - The Tragedy, the Hope and the Change, Part 1: The Tragedy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
From the Books for Change Series. We may not admit it, but most people are addicted to some kind of poverty, and this situation is tragic. The amount of struggling, pain, fear, misunderstanding and poor creativity in making money is extraordinary nowadays. The only path to recovery from this epidemic begins with recognizing this is an addiction and from this realization is borne hope and change.
The Recovery Formula: An Addict's Guide to getting Clean and Sober Forever
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Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
The Recovery Formula is an essential guide for anyone who is addicted to alcohol or drugs and wants to do something about it. This book will help you to understand your problem, to make decisions about treatment, to avoid relapse and to set yourself up for success from the start. Your recovery starts here.
Taking the Escalator - An Alternative to the 12 Steps
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 179,080. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Despite the success of the 12 steps, there are more and more people who would consider themselves "12 Step Resistant" as the steps simply do not seem to work for them. Taking the Escalator introduces and outlines a new perspective and motivational methodology for substance use issues for people who do not want to use the 12 steps. If the steps don't work try the Escalator!
From the Edge of the Cliff:Understanding the Two Phases of Recovery And Becoming the Person You’re Meant To Be
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by RICHER Press. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
From the Edge of the Cliff: Understanding the Two Phases of Recovery and Becoming the Person You're Meant To Be" is a well-written book that provides those recovering from drug and/or alcohol abuse with practical lessons on how to understand and successfully navigate the two-phases of recovery from drug and/or alcohol addiction. However, it is also a remarkably touching, true real-life story.
Quit Smoking the T'ai Chi Way: Help Yourself or Someone You Love
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Quit Smoking the T'ai Chi Way: Help Yourself or Someone You Love is a 3-stage program (pre-Quitting, Quitting, and post-Quitting) for the unready, the stubborn, and the scared. Emphasis is using t'ai chi ideas and techniques to sever the smoker's emotional link with tobacco by preparing the unready, persuading the stubborn, and calming the fears of the apprehensive.
Looks Great Naked
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Grace Adams thinks her life is perfect. At least it is until the day her mother hands her a diet and exercise book called Look Great Naked and says, “I think your husband’s having an affair.” As the façade begins to crumble, Grace realizes that looking great naked means having nothing to hide. It’s accepting yourself exactly the way you are.
Straight Dope: A 360 degree look into American drug culture
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Straight Dope is book that asks the simple question – why are drugs so entrenched in America's society. Instead of doing the same ol' rigamarole song and dance and interviewing talking heads and experts, Straight Dope gets to the heart of the matter and talks to the people at ground zero – the drug addicts whose life revolves around getting high
'DOCTORS' The New Face of Drug Dealers
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Kenya Starr Sibley outlines the grueling details of her real-life experiences while working in the field of health care. A truly compelling book that is filled with many horrifying, untold stories of back-office fraud, greed, and deceptive practices healthcare providers indulge in while providing services to the community. “An addictive masterpiece, the author provides readers with full exposure"
My Name is Frankie
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Frankie Maio was never expected to amount to much. The oldest son of an alcoholic, it was no surprise when he turned to alcohol as well. Forty-seven years of heavy drinking and drug abuse should have been the end of him ... but Frankie's mother believed in miracles, and that's what Frankie got.
Snort. The Effects of Cocaine on the Mind, Body & Soul
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Meet bankrupt addicts, weekend flirters and first timers. Forget what you've been taught about addiction, this book gives you the insights, the facts, the fiction and above all else, it will change your relationship with the white powder that’s found in every town in our country. Reconnect with your subconscious mind, and ultimately your soul using the personal strategies in this powerful book.
Beyond Faith...Into Freedom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Using the information and tools from this book you will be able to positively transform your life and gain the freedom you desire. You no longer need to wait until, someday, to live the life of your dreams, it can be yours sooner than you thought. Join me as we walk the path to freedom together and learn to move beyond your self imposed limitations and discover more of the joys life offers you.
Smoking - The Secret Art Of Stopping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Are you, or a loved one, desperate to stop smoking once and for all? In this radical, wry, upbeat book, Stephen Ross uses the principles of Sun Tzu's "The Art Of War" to show you how he quit, after thirty years of chain smoking, with little effort and absolutely NO willpower! Read this e-book once, and in three days you could quit smoking cigarettes forever!
Sober
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
s.o.b.e.r. is a long-time member bird’s eye view of how alcoholics anonymous works. s.o.b.e.r. tells the story of a middle class professional who reluctantly enters the world of aa after falling out of his neighbor’s house one night in a drunken stupor. s.o.b.e.r. takes you into the rooms and the program of alcoholics anonymous as if you were a member.
Butt Out: A Compassionate Guide to Helping Yourself Quit Smoking With or Without a Partner
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,480. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
"Butt Out" is two books in one, one for a smoker who wants to quit or is thinking about quitting, and one for a partner who wants to help. It is based on scientific literature but it is written in a way that is easy to read. Dr. David Antonuccio, understands the challenge of quitting smoking and has worked for over 30 years helping people meet that challenge.
Daily Affirmations for Spiritual Transformation for those in 12 Step Addiction Recovery
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 44,390. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Daily Affirmations for Spiritual Transformation for those in 12 Step Recovery is a powerful reminder that we must have a spiritual transformation to make lasting changes which ultimately result in serenity and peace of mind. It inspires the recovering addict and or alcoholic to stay clean, look within and work a spiritual program of transformation. This book is for all 12 Step Recovery program
How to Prevent, Detect, Treat, and Live with The Addict Among Us
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A father turned prescription drug abuse activist, Bradley V. DeHaven has interviewed over 400 people whose lives have been turned upside down by drug addiction, distilled the most potent lessons, and passes them on to his reader. He brings first hand experience to provide insight into what is America’s fastest growing medical epidemic. DeHaven pulls no punches. Foreword by Mary Bono Mack.
Transforming Fear and Anxiety into Power
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Transforming Fear and Anxiety into Power is a groundbreaking blend of Universal Spirituality, New Age Philosophy, 12 Step Recovery knowledge and A Course of Miracles wisdom. It combines all these elements with real life courage, creating an accesible guide to healing. It is a practical primer and an easy read. It motivates, inspires and encourages the reader!
Set Yourself Free
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Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 100,730. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
If you have a friend, lover, family member or colleague with an addictive personality, then you can’t afford not to buy this book! This book will help you to release yourself from the past, create a more balanced lifestyle, and experience the joy of fulfilling relationships.