Books tagged: alcoholic in the family

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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.
Let Her Go - The Story of My Daughter's Addiction and How I Found Serenity
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 42,620. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Donna Smith not only lost her young husband to a tragic death, she was powerless to help her only child, a beautiful daughter, who chose a lifestyle of drugs & prostitution and contracted diseases from it. Despite it all, Donna found serenity, & her story, though tragic, is full of hope, encouragement, and useful tools for anyone who wishes to find serenity amidst turmoil & uncertainty.
The Anzac Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Madeline 'Maddo' Cooper is a tough nut to crack. When her son Jed is born in traumatic circumstances on Anzac Day, an obsession with this Australian and New Zealand military celebration takes hold of her, an obsession which will destroy her life, push her down the slippery slope of alcoholism and alienate her from both her mother and her son. Can she adapt to life on life's terms and survive?
Minutes of Heaven Miles of Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
At age 20, Mitch Webb awoke from an alcohol-induced coma only to return to the demons that put him there. Webb continued to abuse drugs and alcohol to the point of dying twice before being revived by paramedics. Driven by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand, Webb put his thoughts to paper intentionally while intoxicated to gain better understanding of chemical prison.
Lost Wings of the Soul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,270. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
I had two wonderful boys born into my life that I love with all my heart, and savoured every moment as they grew up. After a bitter divorce, my ex-wife methodically took all contact away from me and my children. I had lost part of my soul or the wings of who I was. I had to look deep into my soul and look at life in a different way. I found my wings and saved my soul because by doing this.
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.
Maxie Freud: Stories Of Mice And Psychotherapy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Maxie Freud and his band of clever and curious mice live inside the walls of a psychotherapy practice's building. Their observations provide a unique window into the world of therapy and human nature.. Daily dangers face the plucky band of mice. But undeterred, they prowl the building’s passageways and peepholes seeking answers to the age-old mouse question “What the hell makes these humans tick?”
No Desire to Drink
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
No Desire to Drink is a clear, compelling look at the developmental process of the high functioning alcoholic, self-recognition, and what it takes to beat the problem of excessive drinking.