Books tagged: alcohol abuse

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Why Don't They Just Quit? What families and friends need to know about addiction and recovery.
By Chaplain Joe Herzanek
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
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.
An Ordinary Man In An Ordinary World
By Martin McGregor
Price: Free! Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
I have seen more in 41 years of life than some people would see in many lifetimes. I have lived and loved hurt and suffered. My father was an alcoholic, but I never stopped loving him. This is the story of a messed up childhood, and Micheal Jackson thought he had it bad? No chance. I witnessed, death, rape torture, fighting, hatred and suffered at the hands of bullies. This is my true story
Kollege
By Loren Wadzeck
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2010. Category: Fiction
What do we who jest popular culture do when we rightly become it? Against a collegiate backdrop, a lost soul wanders through situations, parties, and friends.
The Anzac Girl
By Christine Langtree
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Category: Fiction
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?
How To Stop Killing Yourself
By James Rucker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011 by Jay M Horne. Category: Nonfiction
First off, if you are killing yourself on a daily basis by downing loads of medications drugs, or booze, keep DOING IT! That’s right. Keep Right on doing it up to the time you tell yourself it’s time to stop, because there is no one on this planet that has more influence on the make-up of the human body but YOU! So start HERE!
Unheard Cries:Rock Store Rebel
By Joyce Mitchell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction
Unheard Cries is a novel of a southern country family (Lerner family) that lived in turmoil due to the dominating, abusive relationship of the father (Aaron). The wife (Emma),was a victim of a love that was one-sided and for years it seemed there was no hope to ever live a normal life. This novel addresses a problem that exists in many homes and seldom known are their "Unheard Cries".
NO LONGER SILENT
By Tammy Gagnon
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
One in three women is a victim of sexual abuse before they turn 19. No Longer Silent could be the story of your friend or neighbor, your parent or your lover. No Longer Silent might be your story. No Longer Silent is the life story of Tammy Gagnon. Tammy left home at 14, fleeing an incestuous childhood. Running from guilt and shame too overwhelming for any little girl, Tammy experienced further
Mrs. Marigold's House
By Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction
Every Hallowe'en, Mrs. Marigold invites only six children to her mansion. One boy, Adam, warns Ashley away, but her parents, desperate to get in good with the richest woman in town, force her to go. Trick or treat? Trick. Definitely trick. The question is if Ashley can get out alive. "Yuan-Innes delivers a Bradburyian shocker in 'Mrs. Marigold's House'.....Highly recommended."-Paul Di Filippo
Loving Joe Gallucci
By Kate Genovese
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction
Love between a man and a woman is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and spiritual exchanges between two human beings. It is also one of the most tragic, particularly when alcohol, drugs, dysfunctional families, and a life-threatening liver disease are thrown into the mix. Loving Joe Gallucci is one such love affair.
The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober
By Super Star
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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.