I'm an Addict
In Bits and Pieces
Last updated 12/2/2014 at 8:52pm
by Shamin Brown
Paper 65 pages $19.95
Shamin Brown was a straight A high school student and excelled in athletics. By the following year, she was an addict who was broken in body and spirit.
This book is the Shamin's story of the first five years of her recovery. She does this in a journal format with entries written over this five-year period.
I found it sometimes painfully hard and heartbreaking to read but it made me understand what addicts go through and how they try to recover their lives.
Gilles M., a youth counselor with Manito...