My fair junkie

a memoir of getting dirty and staying clean
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Drug addicts, Rehabilitation, Addicts, Biography, Substance
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A former stand-up comic and prolific online writer chronicles her twenty-year battle with sex, drug, and alcohol addiction, and what happened when she finally emerged on the other side.

StatementAmy Dresner
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5805.D74 A3 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination242 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26928416M
ISBN 100316430951
ISBN 139780316430951
LC Control Number2017016499
OCLC/WorldCa968771100

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Hachette Books pages.My Fair Junkie: A Memoir of Getting Dirty and Staying Clean Amy Dresner. Hachette, $27 (p) ISBN Frankfurt Book Fair.

London Book Fair. New York Rights Fair. Sharjah Book.MY FAIR JUNKIE is the shameless, hilarious, and unfortunately--to Amy--true account of it all. A safari through the wild world of addiction, it's a raucous, inspiring story of redemption, and ultimately an insightful tale of courage and metamorphosis.