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A house on stilts : mothering in the age of opioid addiction : a memoir —Becker, Paula (Paula J.), author.

"A House on Stilts tells the story of one woman's struggle to reclaim wholeness while mothering a son addicted to heroin. America's opioid crisis is a national emergency, a war at home. Within this battle, family members...

Corrections in ink : a memoir —Blakinger, Keri, author.

"An elite, competitive figure skater growing up, Keri Blakinger poured herself into the sport, even competing at nationals. But when her skating partnership ended abruptly, her world shattered. With all the intensity she...

Let's get lost

Documentary on the life of jazz trumpeter and drug addict Chet Baker. Fascinating series of interviews with friends, family, associates and lovers, interspersed with film from Baker's earlier life and some modern-day per...

Trejo : my life of crime, redemption, and Hollywood —Trejo, Danny, 1944- author.

"For the first time, the full, fascinating, and inspirational true story of Danny Trejo's journey from crime, prison, addiction, and loss to unexpected fame as Hollywood's favorite bad guy with a heart of gold"-- Provide...

Friends, lovers, and the big terrible thing : a memoir —Perry, Matthew, 1969- author.

"The beloved star of Friends takes us behind the scenes of the hit sitcom and his struggles with addiction in this candid, funny, and revelatory memoir that delivers a powerful message of hope and persistence. In an extr...

Friends, lovers, and the big terrible thing a memoir —Perry, Matthew, 1969- author.
Large Print
2022
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"The beloved star of Friends takes us behind the scenes of the hit sitcom and his struggles with addiction in this candid, funny, and revelatory memoir that delivers a powerful message of hope and persistence In an extra...

Friends, lovers, and the big terrible thing a memoir —Perry, Matthew, 1969- author, narrator.
Book On CD
2022
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"The beloved star of Friends takes us behind the scenes of the hit sitcom and his struggles with addiction in this candid, funny, and revelatory memoir that delivers a powerful message of hope and persistence In an extra...

Trejo my life of crime, redemption, and Hollywood —Trejo, Danny, 1944- author.
Large Print
2021
Availability: 3 of 4

"For the first time, the full, fascinating, and inspirational true story of Danny Trejo's journey from crime, prison, addiction, and loss to unexpected fame as Hollywood's favorite bad guy with a heart of gold"-- Provide...

Dreamseller : [an addiction memoir] —Novak, Brandon, author.

Skate, drugs, and rock n roll! Kat Von D, LA Ink Skateboarder and Jackass star Brandon Novak comes clean about his crazy rise to fame, tailspin into addiction, and other death-defying stunts on the road to recovery. At s...

Broken : my story of addiction and redemption —Moyers, William Cope.

The son of broadcaster Bill Moyers shares his personal battle with alcoholism and drug addiction, describing his privileged childhood, multiple relapses, and rise to a key player at the Hazelden Foundation, an addiction ...

The heroin diaries : a year in the life of a shattered rock star —Sixx, Nikki, 1958- author.

The co-founder of the rock band Mötley Crüe presents a candid account of his own descent into the hell of drug addiction, describing the impact of heroin on his life and the band. In never-before-seen photos and exclus...

I beat the odds : from homelessness, to The blind side, and beyond —Oher, Michael.

The football star made famous in the hit film "The Blind Side" reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth. While many people are now familiar with Oher's amazing journey, this is the first time h...

The good, the bad, and the grace of God : what honesty and pain taught us about faith, family, and forgiveness —Robertson, Jep, author.

"Jep Robertson, the youngest son of Duck Commander Phil Robertson, and his wife, Jessica, open up about their personal trials, their early years together, and the challenges that might have destroyed them both had the gr...

Guts : the endless follies and tiny triumphs of a giant disaster —Johnston, Kristen, 1967-

The actress best known for her work on "3rd Rock from the Sun" traces the story of her career and the personal difficulties that challenged her after "3rd Rock" ended.

Dog flowers : a memoir —Geller, Danielle, author.

"After Danielle Geller's mother dies of a vicious withdrawal from drugs while homeless, she is forced to return to Florida. Using her training as a librarian and archivist, Geller collects her mother's documents, diaries...

Smacked : a story of white-collar ambition, addiction, and tragedy —Zimmerman, Eilene, author.

"Eilene Zimmerman's ex-husband, Peter, had it all: He was a partner at a prestigious law firm, lived in a $2 million house by the beach, and had two great kids. Maintaining a friendly relationship, Eilene and Peter talke...

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