Books tagged: alcoholism and recovery

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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.
The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
While there are many successful books on the market about addiction, The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober is the first actual day-by-day account of staying sober through the first 30 days of recovery, including the thoughts, feelings, conversations, events, stress, tears, family friction, despair and drama of each of those 30 days from the lens of an addict.
Portland: A Collection of Short Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anger, betrayal, love, lust. The qualities that make us vulnerable are spread across these pages like a ballerina doing the splits. There's the runner who likes powder sugar on her nipples. Instructions on how to make a sandwich, given by a Chihuahua. The old man who wakes up as a sixteen-year-old girl. These stories are like chocolates, you read one and you want another.
Stations of the Cross for Alcoholics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A devotional book rooted in ancient Catholic spirituality, the "Stations of the Cross for Alcoholics" provides Catholics and other Christians with a series of meditations to assist them in growing spiritually and coping with the struggles of alcoholism.
Waking Up Happy: A Handbook of Change with Memoirs of Recovery and Hope
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Powerful, absorbing, and beautifully written, this first-of-its-kind book of transformation and healing includes memoirs of people who have recovered from addictions, harmful habits, and intolerable situations, along with exercises readers can do to make the same transformations in their own lives.
Labor Of Love
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Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Addiction is hard enough to kick by itself. What happens when technology becomes addiction's ally?
Beamish Boy (I Am Not My Story): A Memoir of Recovery & Awakening
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“. . .A beautifully written memoir. . .poignant and inspirational. . ." —Kirkus . . .a fascinating, poetic memoir. . .” —ForeWord Reviews “A compelling story of a boy's climb out of pain and into poetry” —Adair Lara, San Francisco Chronicle, former columnist and author of "Naked, Drunk, & Writing" "an extraordinary story of second chances" —Marci Shimoff, New York Times Bestselling Auth
Awakening My Muse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
A collection of short stories about some of my personal spiritual experiences. It is meant to be an encouragement to the reader.
Recovery is a Wonderland
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
A story of redemption, rebirth and recovery from alcoholism and drug addiction.
A Tough Cookie Christmas: a true tale of sobriety, the holidays and baked goods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Playwright and blogger Sean Paul Mahoney recounts his first holiday season sober. With a biting sense of humor and a ton of baked goods, can this former hot mess survive "the most wonderful time of the year"?