Books tagged: alcoholism

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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.
Luck of the Count
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On a Saturday morning drunk, the Count and his grown son Lucky stumble onto a black woman's shack in the quarters of Cornerville to pilfer for food. When she happens up on them, the Count pulls out his pocket knife and cuts her throat. They go to jail but not for long because the Count's brother King, as usual, gets them out. But the old lady's not done with them. Especially Lucky.
The Tree Line
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Tree Line is a about a melancholy Confederate captain who is struggling with the perilous combina-tion of war and alcohol addiction. The cruelty of the American Civil War not only affects the captain, but it also affects the emotional state of his deteriorating wife who resides in Union-occupied New Orleans. In desperation, the wife asks her husband to make a promise.
From Death Do I Part: How I Freed Myself From Addiction
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
"From Death Do I Part" is written for all addicts and their loved ones, but especially for those who have not been helped by Alcoholics Anonymous or drug and alcohol rehab. Amy shares with us in such a way that not only is the reader engaged in her often gripping, always revealing stories, but they are also warmly invited into her healing process so that they may learn to heal themselves as well.
"AA Not the Only Way: Your One Stop Resource Guide to 12-Step Alternatives," 2nd Edition, Amazon.com Bestseller
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 41,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Responds to the growing demand from recovery experts, court rulings, problem drinkers & drug addicts for a global resource directory of alternative treatments. You can find a multitude of self-help groups, a variety of alternatives to help with your substance abuse, what works and what doesn't, how to choose your treatment & a complete directory of professionals & programs who offer these options.
Little Wild Flower Book One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Jane Abigail Reeves was raised as a city girl. In 1977, at only fifteen, her family moves to a farmhouse in a rural Amish community in Indiana as a respite for her alcoholic mother. Jane hates farm life, until she stumbles upon Elijah, the Amish boy next door. Can a hippie-chick like Jane find friendship with a sixteen-year-old Amish boy? Will their feelings for each other change as they grow up?
Little Wild Flower Book Two
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Just when Jane thought her life in the Amish community couldn’t get any better, tragedy strikes the Zook farm. Jane suddenly feels lost in the world she created with Elijah, and flees to her home town in search of her childhood friends. Will coming face-to-face with the pain of her childhood send her running back to the farm, or will she cling to the life she left behind as a teenaged girl?
An Ordinary Man In An Ordinary World
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Price: Free! Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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
Out of Darkness - The Journey to Hope
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
It is the authors intent that this book shed light on the fact that those with Mental Illness can become productive members of society. The strength of the human spirit is seen in stories like this every day. If you, or someone you love is ill I hope you can find the will and determination to stay the course, and not give up.
The Bottom of the Sky
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010 by Riverbend Publishing. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
This debut novel is an aching rags-to-riches family saga that springs from rural Montana squalor into the power chambers of Wall Street and Silicon Valley. The story contrasts the 30-year struggles of an abused sister and brother who, after one abandons the other, seek to claim themselves from their abhorrent legacy in a bare-knuckled tour de force dealing with sacrifice, discovery, & redemption.