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Satan's Puppet
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 74,260. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A part of me will forever be seven years old. That voiceless, innocent child that just wanted to be loved. I am stronger now, but not much. It seems that not killing me really didn't do me much good. Yet, today I hope to discover the words to purge my soul of the emotional poison embedded deep down inside of me. Could that be possible? I will let you know at the end of my story.
Echoes of Innocence - Survivor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,360. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Abuse / general
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Academically gifted and street wise Steve has survived years of family turmoil but has great hopes for the future. When he is raped by two men, everything he knows and values disintegrates. A ground breaking memoir by new author Stephen Hill, charting his own journey as he struggles to come to terms with his own rape experience and battling for his very existence.
Knowing Your Addiction Breaking Bad Intimacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book is a psychological investigation into the relationship between addiction and intimacy, employing an Attachment and Object Relations theoretical perspectives. The hypothesis of this book is that certain early childhood attachment experience is translated in adolescence as a propensity for addiction or the capacity for intimacy.
Quitting
You set the price! Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Fiction » Biographical
This is a phenomenal piece of fiction. It can be jarring at times but it is worth it. He takes you to a dangerous and perplexing place where you really don't want to go and certainly have no interest in staying. Yet, when you are finished the book, you treasure the journey. I saw the book and thought a book about an Economist couldn't possibly be interesting. I could not have been more wrong.
My Final Quit
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Dec. 30!) Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Final Quit is the friend who understands how hard it is to quit. Told with raw emotion and humor, Pam Young shares her journal from first toke to last and the realization that busting her addiction was really her soul’s journey to discover her Self. Written for both smokers and non-smokers, My Final Quit offers invaluable insights, useful tools, and great encouragement.
Beating Addiction
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories:
The current model to explain addiction suggests that addiction begins with the basic pleasure and reward circuits in the brain, which involve the chemical dopamine. These reward centers are designed to activate during pleasurable acts such as eating. Whenever ingesting a substance causes these reward circuits to activate, addiction and dependence is possible. However, addictive behaviors that are
Fate's Janitors: Mopping Up Madness at a Mental Health Clinic
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 95,270. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a famed, but fanatical psychologist secretly enlists a group of self-absorbed psychotherapists in an audacious revolt against the health care system? Fate's Janitors takes the reader inside the mental health and addiction treatement; where talk, noisy breath exhaled, is marketed as a precious healing salve.