Books tagged: alcoholism

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The Bad, The Good and Two Fly Fishing Women, and a Life-Changing Day on a River
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.15)
When Amanda's mother deserts her to be with a new man, Amanda is hurt. She loses faith in the world, especially when her loving grandmother is diagnosed with cancer. Amanda struggles to find answers, and then on the banks of the Junction River she, along with Shana, her adopted dog, and Vernon, a grieving alcoholic, experience an unexpected, terrifying event that helps her learn to forgive.
Heart on a Chain
Price: $3.94 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.75)
17-year-old Kate has lived her whole life in abject poverty, with an alcoholic father and drug-addicted mother, who severely abuses Kate. At school, her second-hand clothing marks her as a target. Her refusal to stand up for herself makes her the recipient of her classmates taunts and bullying. That is, until Henry returns.
Punished for Purpose
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 191,320. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Punished for Purpose is a compelling true-life story of abuse, hardship and inspiration-the vivid tale of a beaten child turned prostitute who experiences a life transformation when 13 people intercept her life and change it forever.
The Empress Rose
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(2.00)
Rose Voss isn't popular: people think her son is a terrorist and that hydroponics are good for nothing but marijuana, but she does know business. Bringing her struggling farm back from the dead and making a profit, while the Mom & Pop's around her withered away was a miracle- a miracle the town of Luscious, Missouri is desperate to have her repeat.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War, Hostage Negotiation, Terrorism, Refugees, PTSD, Vietnam (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,530. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War addresses the multiple mental health services provided by the military during peacetime.
How To Live With An Alcoholic and Still Enjoy Your Life!
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
A Practical Guide for Partners and Spouses of Alcoholics. Steps and actions to take to get you through the bad times and make your life enjoyable while helping your partner towards a sober life. A workbook with great results! NEW edited edition uploaded July 2013
Twelve Steps to Spiritual Wholeness: A Christian Pathway
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
This book presents the Twelve Steps of recovery groups as a way to grow, to move toward a spiritual awakening, an awareness of our true self in God. Every page bears gentle reassurance that fulfillment of the Twelve Steps inspires a cleansing sense of wholeness -- a renewed spirit that helps readers break free from negative and sinful influences in their lives.
The Second Fly Caster: Fatherhood, Recovery and an Unforgettable Tournament
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(4.00)
Erik is proud that his father is a great fly caster, but then an unexpected outcome of a casting tournament leaves Erik questioning what once seemed to be only a sport. Years later, these questions deepen when Erik’s ideals are crushed by war. He struggles with his demons, until a discovery leads him to new meanings of fly casting. Through their prism, Erik sees the world in a forgiving light.
The Butterfly and the Stone
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
For anyone who has loved a prodigal child, here is a voice in the night that says you are not alone. 'The Butterfly and the Stone' is a story of fear and hope on a journey that leads from the safety of home to Iraq, and home again to face a fiercer enemy: post-traumatic stress and addiction. Yet, along the way is God's love...found in a most unexpected place.
Blackbird Flies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,070. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2011 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Lily is a talented singer, but her struggles with drugs and bipolar disorder hit too close to home for Payton’s comfort. And when her issues become all-consuming, he wonders if his music will be enough to carry him through. Warning: Contains adult themes such as suicide, bi-polar disorder, mental illness.