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Addiction Memoirs

Posted in nonfiction by Ellen Bard on August 30, 2010

Cupcake Brown. A Piece of Cake

Augusten Burroughs. Dry

David Carr. The Night of the Gun: A Reporter Investigates the Darkest Story of His Life–His Own

Dan Clark. Gladiator: A True Story of ‘Roids, Rage, and Redemption

Carrie Fisher. Wishful Drinking

Kate Holden. In My Skin: A Memoir

Mary Karr. Lit: A Memoir

Caroline Knapp. Drinking: A Love Story

Christopher Kennedy Lawford. Symptoms of Withdrawal: A Memoir of Snapshots and Redemption

William Cope Moyers. Broken

Brandon Novak. Dreamseller: An Addiction Memoir

David Sheff. Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey through His Son’s Meth Addiction

Nic Sheff. Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines

Koren Zailckas. Smashed: Story of a Drunken Girlhood