Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery

Skin Picking: The Freedom to Finally Stop
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Annette Pasternak, Ph.D., the Stop Skin Picking Coach, teaches you everything you need to know about why you pick your skin and how to break free of this frequently devastating behavior. This comprehensive guide is a lifesaver for those suffering from compulsive skin picking (a.k.a. dermatillomania) and is invaluable for health professionals interested in learning how to help their patients.
My Journey Through Addictions to Salvation: A New Beginning
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Entrenched in alcohol and drugs for a long period of time. with no future. When God helped me find my way to recovery in 2005, doors opened that I could not have imagined. In 2006, I returned to school to get my high school diploma and now have diplomas in Addictions and Social Service Worker. I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and Science Degree in Psychology.
Nobody Can Tell Me What to Believe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A guide for people dealing with spirituality and the God thing in 12-Step Recovery. Includes stories told by 12-Step members, as well as examples, exercises, and ideas about how to create a spirituality that works with the Twelve Steps, whether or not God is included in that spirituality.
Last Orders: A Drinker's Guide to Sobriety
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,090. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A humorous and deeply personal account of what giving up drink is like socially, physically and emotionally, and a commentary on attitudes to drinking within the work-hard-play-hard culture of the 21st Century. Covers improving your social life, discovering the 'real you', dozens of sober leisure activities, benefits to health, wealth and work, finding love, and achieving satisfaction in sobriety.
Recovering from Someone Else's Addiction
Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency
In this raw, first-person account, Katherine White frankly discusses the strain her teenage son's drug addiction put on her and her family. Written in the style of a friend talking to a friend, this honest discussion offers hope, comfort and support to those struggling with the addiction or alcoholism of a loved one, no matter what the loved one's age or relationship.
Why you drink and How to stop: Journey to Freedom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,590. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
Why some people drink destructively has puzzled many people for a long time. Why do you wake up promising yourself you will never do it again, but doing it over and over? Or why does your loved one continue to self-destruct, even if they promise to stop? If you are a problem drinker or love someone who is – then this book is for you.
Healing Manic Depression and Depression
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
After going to an incompetent psychiatrist for months while suffering from a severe depression, the author had the enormous good luck to switch to the best psychiatrist in the county. This book tells her story and describes strategies used to heal neuroses and narcissism.
My Name Is Ross: An Alcoholic's Journey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,990. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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.
From the Edge of the Cliff:Understanding the Two Phases of Recovery And Becoming the Person You’re Meant To Be
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by RICHER Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
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.
Looks Great Naked
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: 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.