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The Counsellor: A powerful true story about addiction, grief and love

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Published November 11th 2020
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Alice
Dec 10, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Despite the difficult subject matter, this is a book I loved spending time in.

As the cover states, this story is about addiction, grief and love - and there is so much love in this book. The chapters dart back and forth through the decades, deftly adding layer upon layer to a rich portrait of Alison, Danny and her family that makes this story all the more heartbreaking.

The book doesn't shy away from the pain of having a family member with an addiction, but is still so full of warmth, nostalgia a
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Hollie Faizey
Feb 06, 2021 rated it it was amazing
A must read

This was a truly amazing story, written from the heart, a sad but true story, a wonderful close and supportive family, this will help a lot of people to understand there's more to it than just the drugs, a must read.
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j connett
Mar 12, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Highly recommended

Thank you for sharing your story! Cried most of the way through but it helped me feel again instead of blocking it out.



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