Books tagged: addiction

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iHearts: Rally & Run! Lil Gang for Healthy Community
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
iHearts – gang of “young at hearts” – an “all inclusive” of caring leaders of all ages working for healthy community - dealing w/ bullying, preventing addiction & combating many other “worrisome behaviors”. “Virtual-Millennials” – nerdy, digging for understanding – a close-knit fellowship that is always there for each other. Like Lion Hearts of olde, Lighting the way in the icloud age.
The Bane Bath Salts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
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The Bane Bath Salts is a popular fictional short story based on real-life events about teen addiction—an innocent teen, drugs gone awry, a journey to adulthood and making difficult decisions.
What You Need to Know When Your Child Is Admitted to a Psychiatric Facility
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
This is a concise 5,300 word article which covers standard practices and treatment in child and adolescent psych units. Also offered is information for parents about billing, follow up treatment, and communicating with the unit staff. I am currently a clinician on a children’s psych unit in Florida, and I have worked for years on child, adult and geriatric psych units in multiple states.
Madeleine's Drug
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The future: work is a luxury, mating a duty and sex a drug. What will you take to survive?
The Tricks & The Treats
Series: Unforgettable Fairy Tales, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Tricks & The Treats are three fairy tales for the contemporary teenager to consider, with positive and humane messages in each. Entertaining for adults as well, these fairy tales illustrate the realities of addiction, the earthly benefits of being good in life, and the prize that freedom truly is. I recommend this book at 13+, with no explicit content. Please return and leave a review!
Everything I Never Wanted to Be
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everything I Never Wanted to Be is the true story of a family's battle with alcoholism and drug addiction. Any story filled with alcoholics and drug addicts includes a number of horrific events, but in the end, this is an uplifting story that can change behavior and save lives--and make you laugh along the way. "Raw and funny." -- Joel Stein, Time Magazine "Like a maelstrom." -- ForeWord Review
Long, Slow Suicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Eli Goshen loves his wife. He has for over fifty years. He’s always taken care of her, but when she takes an unexpected gambling trip to Reno and fails to return, he has no choice but to hire a private detective to find her. A detective who’s been around gambling all her life. A detective who knows how fast a big win can turn into the biggest loss of all.
To Dream Again
Price: Free! Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In this world, only a few can dream. Steven meets an enigmatic young woman, who gives him the ability to dream vividly. As he begins to unravel the mystery and secrets behind these dreams, he realizes that there is a sinister force at work. Enter a world of chaos, dreams and love; where dreams and reality are more than they appear.
How to Stay Sober When You'd Rather Be Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Sybil struggles to stay sober via 12-step meetings full of trite slogans and overly friendly recovering alcoholics who are the last people she’d ever choose to be around. Using toys and dolls to depict the despair of addiction and journey into recovery, this irreverent, secular photo-journal shows anyone can recover if they don’t take themselves too seriously.
Collected Poems Of An Idiot
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A small selection of eight poems written many years back. Some are emotional and some are almost nonsense.