Recovery : freedom from our addictions
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Published
New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, 2017.
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Central - Adult Nonfiction
616.8606 BRAND
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Format
Book
Edition
First US edition.
Physical Desc
xii, 273 pages : charts ; 25 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781250141927 , 1250141923

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"A guide to all kinds of addiction from a star who has struggled with heroin, alcohol, sex, fame, food and eBay, that will help addicts and their loved ones make the first steps into recovery; 'This manual for self-realization comes not from a mountain but from the mud... My qualification is not that I am better than you but I am worse'--Russell Brand; With a rare mix of honesty, humor, and compassion, comedian and movie star Russell Brand mines his own wild story and shares the advice and wisdom he has gained through his fourteen years of recovery. Brand speaks to those suffering along the full spectrum of addiction--from drugs, alcohol, caffeine, and sugar addictions to addictions to work, stress, bad relationships, digital media, and fame. Brand understands that addiction can take many shapes and sizes and how the process of staying clean, sane, and unhooked is a daily activity. He believes that the question is not 'Why are you addicted?' but 'What pain is your addiction masking? Why are you running--into the wrong job, the wrong life, the wrong person's arms?' Russell has been in all the twelve-step fellowships going, he's started his own men's group, he's a therapy regular and a practiced yogi--and while he's worked on this material as part of his comedy and previous bestsellers, he's never before shared the tools that really took him out of it, that keep him clean and clear. Here he provides not only a recovery plan, but an attempt to make sense of the ailing world"--Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Brand, R. (2017). Recovery: freedom from our addictions. First US edition. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Brand, Russell, 1975-. 2017. Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Brand, Russell, 1975-, Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Brand, Russell. Recovery: Freedom From Our Addictions. First US edition. New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 2017. Print.

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