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Goodbye, Mr. Wonderful: Alcoholism, Addiction and Early Recovery

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Written at the end of 1999, when Chris McCully was hospitalised and treated for alcoholism for the third time, and during 2003, when he left England to begin a new career as a writer in the Netherlands, this is an honest, and at times painful, account of his ongoing recovery. Alcoholism is a lifelong condition from which there is no cure. Chris McCully does not offer warni ...more
Paperback, 237 pages
Published January 1st 2004 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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This book gives you a good understanding of what it actually feels like to recover from alcoholism. It also gives a lot of wisdom, and set a model for me to understand the base reasons for my addiction, which should help in my recovery. I really liked his computer and software analogies for understanding how addiction works.
Astounding. I will not forget this book. The most moving book I have read on the struggle to recover from alcoholism.
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