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Don't Eat No Matter What - a community solution to compulsive overeating.
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This book is an effort to help reach the many people who fight food addiction in its various forms: compulsive eating/binging, anorexia, bulimia, obsession, chronic dieting/exercising. Learn from the experience, strength and hope of a worldwide recovery community. Read the introduction and a sample of the book. If you are one of us you will know right away. There is a solution.
A Drinking Man
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
My father was a drinking man, cheerful among his fellow boozers, miserable as sin every hungover morning. From the age of twenty, I worked alongside him for 5 long years. What a nightmare! This short memoir is lightened by a few comical aspects. However, serious drinkers are rarely amusing and never reliable. Yes, I am biased.
My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A gripping and compelling story of one mothers journey raising her heroin addicted daughter. On the night of August 22, 2009, her beloved 32-year old daughter died from heroin overdose. Despite all the sorrow, this story is neither gloomy nor depressing, but rather an unflinching account of one woman's life, and her daughter whom she did not abandon to the bitter end.
Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery.
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This award-winning book covers critical topics: - Why a person does not have to hit rock-bottom - When helping is actually hurting - How to deal with a relapse - Why effective intervention doesn't have to be a surprise attack Achieve the peace of mind that comes from knowing what works, what doesn't and why. Why Don't They JUST QUIT? provides the answers you're looking for.
From Death Do I Part: How I Freed Myself From Addiction
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
"From Death Do I Part" is written for all addicts and their loved ones, but especially for those who have not been helped by Alcoholics Anonymous or drug and alcohol rehab. Amy shares with us in such a way that not only is the reader engaged in her often gripping, always revealing stories, but they are also warmly invited into her healing process so that they may learn to heal themselves as well.
"AA Not the Only Way: Your One Stop Resource Guide to 12-Step Alternatives," 2nd Edition, Amazon.com Bestseller
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 41,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Responds to the growing demand from recovery experts, court rulings, problem drinkers & drug addicts for a global resource directory of alternative treatments. You can find a multitude of self-help groups, a variety of alternatives to help with your substance abuse, what works and what doesn't, how to choose your treatment & a complete directory of professionals & programs who offer these options.
HACKSVILLE
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leo Whistler is a young screenwriter with a disastrous love life, a dark family secret and a career that isn’t. Then he gets his first big gig to write a TV movie about Blue Meadows, a blind environmentalist on day 722 of her tree-sit protest—and his life really begins to fall apart. Hacksville is a coming-of-age tale for the man-child set and a subversive twist on the Hollywood novel.
An Ordinary Man In An Ordinary World
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Price: Free! Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I have seen more in 41 years of life than some people would see in many lifetimes. I have lived and loved hurt and suffered. My father was an alcoholic, but I never stopped loving him. This is the story of a messed up childhood, and Micheal Jackson thought he had it bad? No chance. I witnessed, death, rape torture, fighting, hatred and suffered at the hands of bullies. This is my true story
From Hell and Back: Survive and Thrive
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
She was brutally victimized first as a child and then as a wife: both her mother and her first husband made numerous attempts to kill her. But author Gussie McRobert was determined to not only survive, but to recover and thrive. And that is just what she did. She was elected, and then twice re-elected, as mayor of Gresham, Oregon. You too can survive and thrive, regardless of your past.
Things That Work: A No-Nonsense Guide to Recovery by One Who Knows
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Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book is for the alcoholic who is beginning to come to terms with his problem. It contains no generalities behind which you can hide, no Pollyanna solutions that will let you believe that you can sidestep the tough times ahead. Instead, you will have the principles that worked for me in spite of any predisposition for, inclination toward, and background of alcoholism I might have had.