Books tagged: drugs and alcohol

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Dopey Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
"Dopey Stories" is a collection of 7 short stories: Bob the Road Painter; Minnie Tushi meets her love in Bald Knob; Bob and the Dickheads; An Ordinary Man; The Dumb Clucks Who Caused All The Trouble; Sal Acious meets Tim Orous; and The Beautiful Ms. Ann Thrope. The stories may make you say "huh?", as they are a little weird.
I just want to go home
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Price: Free! Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
a taxi driver discovers a ghost in his back seat and a past he doesn't want to remember. (my first ever sold short story 2001)
Mermaids And Cuttlefish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Kane’s life is complicated. He is beginning his final year of high school and his best friend Jimbo nearly died through an overdose. All he wants to do is visit his cuttlefish colony, a short distance by boat from his holiday shack at Lucky Bay. Into his life strides the confident, beautiful and disarmingly sexy Alexandra (Lexie). He is smitten and suddenly his life is turned upside down!
The Arts
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Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
In an uninhibited, candid style reminiscent of Bukowski, Albion Burridge's debut novel takes a cynical and often humorous look at the role of the modern day University student. Balancing somewhere between nihilism and realism, Burridge's un-self-assured self traverses the educational minefield with ease, finding self-abusive pleasures in alcohol, drugs, and women.
Loving Joe Gallucci
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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.
Party, Sex & Drugs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Finally, a book written by a teen just for teens! The book is respectfully written with a comedic style of common sense but does not compromise the reality dramas of today’s teen life. It contains important lessons and facts involving the behaviors of teen sex, teen parties, and substance abuse.
All The Hippies Are Dead
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,370. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Spore Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A coming of age novel like no other. Alex's life was bland, carefree, and safe; working for a medium-sized San Francisco newspaper, until one night it went all wrong. A chance meeting with a girl at a party, a single night of excess, and suddenly Alex's life spiraled out of control. Hooked on heroin and a girl he couldn't shake, Alex battles to find himself and the life he had so quickly lost.
Forensic Dual Recovery
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Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
FDR or Forensic Dual Recovery starts off with my admission that I was detained for ‎psychiatric reasons by the ex president of the World Psychiatric Association. From ‎there it goes on to talk about psychiatry at large and how the legalities of addiction to ‎drugs and psychiatric medications can have intermingled and tangled paths.‎
The Insomnia Collection (Stories 1-4)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
How much madness can happen in a week? Insomnia, our drug addicted hero, is on a ride into hell with the Mafia, law enforcement, A&E doctors, S&M junkies and even other addicts chasing him through a riot of madness that knows no mercy or respite. Survival on the end of a blood needle is his prerogative and events conspire to make this less than certain. Will Insomnia survive? Read on and find out.
The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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.