Title : Recovery: Freedom from Our Addictions
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 288 pages
Publisher : Russell Brand
Language : English
ISBN : 1250141923

A guide to all kinds of addiction from a star who has struggled with heroin alcohol sex fame food and eBay that will help addicts and their loved ones make the first steps into recovery “This manual for self realization comes not from a mountain but from the mudMy ualification is not that I am better than you but I am worse” ― Russell BrandWith a rare mix of honesty humor and compassion comedian and movie star Russell Brand mines his own wild story and shares the advice and wisdom he has gained through his fourteen years of recovery Brand speaks to those suffering along the full spectrum of addiction―from drugs alcohol caffeine and sugar addictions to addictions to work stress bad relationships digital media and fame Brand understands that addiction can take many shapes and sizes and how the process of staying clean sane and unhooked is a daily activity He believes that the uestion is not “Why are you addicted” but What pain is your addiction masking Why are you running―into the wrong job the wrong life the wrong person’s armsRussell has been in all the twelve step fellowships going he’s started his own men’s group he’s a therapy regular and a practiced yogi―and while he’s worked on this material as part of his comedy and previous bestsellers he’s never before shared the tools that really took him out of it that keep him clean and clear Here he provides not only a recovery plan but an attempt to make sense of the ailing world