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The Book That Started It All Hardcover
The Original Working Manuscript of Alcoholics Anonymous
An extraordinary reproduction of the original working manuscript of Alcoholics Anonymous, with essays and notes by a panel of celebrated AA historians. The Book That Started It All offers fresh insights into the history and foundation of the revolutionary Alcoholics Anonymous program.
Hardcover, 248 pp. with dust jacket, 4-color interior.
11-1/4" wide x 13-1/2" tall, 5 lbs.
Hazelden a Spiritual Odyssey Hardcover
A Spiritual Odyssey
This is the definitive history of Hazelden, a pioneer in the treatment of alcoholism and addiction since 1949. The fact-and-photo-filled narrative describes early treatment at Hazelden, how the principles of Alcoholics Anonymous were woven in, and the development of the multi-disciplinary approach known as the "Minnesota Model."
Hardcover, 184 pp.
Candor and Courage in the White House
First Lady Betty Ford will long be remembered for her active support of the Equal Rights Amendment, her struggles with breast cancer and substance abuse, and her later involvement with the addiction treatment center that bears her name. But perhaps more than these, Betty Ford will stand as a paragon of candor and courage, an outspoken woman whose public positions did not always conform with those…
Hardcover, 176 pp.
Making the Little Black Book Limited Edition
Inside the Working Manuscript of Twenty-Four Hours a Day
For the first time ever, Richmond Walker's original working manuscript of Twenty-Four Hours a Day is made public, so readers can see firsthand what went into making what the recovery community calls the Little Black Book.
Bill W DVD
A documentary about the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
With Bill as its driving force, A.A. grew from a handful of men to a worldwide fellowship of over 2 million men and women Ã¢ÂÂ a success that made him an icon within A.A., but also an alcoholic unable to be a member of the very society he had created.
DVD that is 1 hour and 44 minutes includes bonus features and additional scenes, Bill's letters and Lois's diary entries
Patrick Butler a Biography Hardcover
The inspiring story of Patrick Butler whose dedication, loyalty, and compassion gave Hazelden a sense of direction and a spirit of humanity and service still evident to this day.
Hardcover, 180 pp.
Dr Bob and Bill W Speak
AA's Cofounders Tell Their Stories
Learn about the luminaries behind one of the greatest social movements of our time through the never-before-published recordings, letters, and stories found in this intimate multimedia retrospective.
Softcover, 232 pp., with audio CD
Sister Ignatia Second Edition
Angel of Alcoholics Anonymous
Sister Mary Ignatia Gavin epitomized the spirit of love, service, and honesty that today are the hallmarks of Alcoholics Anonymous. As a hospital admissions officer in the 1930s in Akron, Ohio, Sr. Ignatia befriended Dr. Bob Smith, co-founder of AA, and courageously arranged for the hospitalization of alcoholics at a time when alcoholism was viewed as a character weakness rather than a disease.
Softcover, 394 pp.
My Name is Bill Softcover
My Name is Bill
With affection, admiration, and telling insight, acclaimed novelist and memoirist Susan Cheever chronicles the life story of the famously anonymous Bill Wilson in My Name Is Bill W. Cheever drew from Bill Wilson's personal letters and diaries, Alcoholics Anonymous archive documents, and hundreds of interviews to write this eloquent and definitive biography.
Softcover, 320 pp.
A History of Alcoholics Anonymous
The most complete history of AA ever written. Not God contains anecdotes and excerpts from the diaries, correspondence, and occasional memoirs of AA's early figures.
Paperback, 456 pp.
We Recovered Too
The Family Groups' Beginnings in the Pioneers' Own Words
Through colorful firsthand accounts told through rare recordings of interviews and speeches, diary entries, and other documents dating from the 1940s, recovery historian and beloved author Michael Fitzpatrick presents the inspiring story of Al-Anon. Discover how cofounders Anne B. and Lois W. guided the growth of these groundbreaking groups, later known as Clearing House and, ultimately, Al-Anon.
Softcover, 240 pp., with Audio CD
The Sermon on the Mount
The Key to Success in Life
In The Sermon on the Mount, philosopher and early A.A. influence Emmet Fox suggests Jesus' teachings as a practical approach to shaping life into what people really wish it to be. A cornerstone reference in AA's spiritual development, this book has a place in every recovery library.
Paperback, 184 pages
Three Simple Rules
Uncomplicating Life in Recovery
If sobriety were easy, everybody who wanted to be sober would be. The reality is that making life changes is hard--and everything seems more complicated when addiction or alcoholism is in the mix. The good news is that if we truly want to have meaningful lives, there are just three things we need to focus on. Trust God. Clean house. Help others.
5 x 7, Softcover, 136 pp.
Bill W Softcover
The absorbing and deeply moving life story of Bill Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
The story of Bill W., a stirring spiritual odyssey through triumph, failure, and rebirth, with vital meaning for men and women in recovery around the world.
Softcover, 344 pages
A Biography of Mrs Marty Mann Softcover
The First Lady of Alcoholics Anonymous
The first woman to achieve long-term sobriety in Alcoholics Anonymous, Marty Mann advocated the understanding that alcoholism is an issue of public health, not morality. In their fascinating book, Sally and David Brown shed light on this influential figure in recovery history.
Softcover, 416 pp.
Healing and Hope
Six Women from the Betty Ford Center Share Their Powerful Journeys of Addiction and Recovery
The compelling and deeply personal stories of six women's journeys through alcoholism and drug addiction, with commentary by Betty Ford.
Courage To Change Softcover
The Christian Roots of the Twelve-Step Movement
The writings of the Reverend Sam Shoemaker, Episcopal minister, are examined in this volume in the light of their contribution to the principles of Twelve Step recovery.
Softcover, 224 pp.
Grateful To Have Been There
My 42 Years With Bill And Lois, And The Evolution Of Alcoholics Anonymous/Second Edition-Expanded and Revised
Aide and executive secretary to AA's co-founder Bill W. for 20 years, Nell Wing shares her memories and impressions of 42 years of involvement with the Fellowship.
Trade paper, 208 pp.
Twelve Step Christianity
The Christian Roots & Application of the Twelve Steps
As a Christian who practices the Steps, Saul Selby brings teaches Christians in recovery to connect their faith with their program--and shows any Christian a clear path to a more intimate relationship with Christ.
Softcover, 200 pp.
The Soul of Sponsorship
The Friendship of Fr. Ed Dowling, S.J. and Bill Wilson in Letters
The Soul of Sponsorship will illuminate how Father Ed Dowling, an Irish Catholic Jesuit priest who was not an alcoholic, was able to be of such great help to Bill Wilson.
Paperback, 160 pp.
As Bill Sees It Hardcover
As Bill Sees It contains 332 short essays by AA cofounder Bill W. Ideal for individual reflection or group discussion.
Hardcover, 335 pages
The Man Who Sponsored Bill W.
The story of the life-long friendship between Ebby Thatcher and Bill Willson. A fascinating history of the formative years of AA, as well as the bittersweet tale of the troubled man Bill W. always referred to as "my sponsor."
Paperback, 176 pp.
The Collected Writings
Harry M. Tiebout was one of the first psychiatrists to describe alcoholism as a disease rather than a moral failing or criminal activity. This volume brings together, for the first time, some of Tiebout's most influential writings.
Softcover, 144 pages
Bill W and Dr Bob DVD
The Original Off-Broadway Production
Experience the 2007 off-Broadway hit Bill W. and Dr. Bob captured on DVD. Absorbing, moving, and often amusing, this richly evocative play tells the story of the two men who pioneered Alcoholics Anonymous, Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith, as well as the story their wives, Lois Wilson and Anne Smith.
DVD, 118 min., plus 25 min. Talkback
The Golden Book of Sanity
The Golden Books series is composed of fourteen booklets written by the late Father Ralph Pfau, known originally as Father "John Doe" who was an immensely popular lecturer and author. These treasured booklets offer thoughtful, positive advice on almost every human experience.