AddictionBook - 2008
Illuminating the often-neglected human side of society's pressing problems, this must-have collection of essays broadens and balances readers' exposure to the topic of addiction. Each essay is a personal narrative written by individuals with first-hand experience in addiction, sharing the facts on a personal level. Readers will hear a celebrity discuss his addition. They will learn about an addict who moved from alcohol to crack. A dad tells his story about living in fear for his son's life. Another essayist describes the challenges of loving a drunk. These personal stories will leave a lasting impression on your readers, allowing them to form intelligent opinions.
Publisher: Detroit, MI : Greenhaven Press, 
Copyright Date: ©2008
Branch Call Number: 362.29 ADD
Characteristics: 122 pages ; 24 cm.