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"As real as real gets. This book grabs you and doesn't let go!" - Adam St. Jean

"It is an amazingly written book that is very educational, hilarious, sad, and relatable." - Micheal Brown

"If you struggle with addiction or have friends or family who do, you must read this book. If you are not an addict, but suffered childhood abuse- read it. If you work in the medical field or law enforcement, it's a must read. If you are, or want to be, a decent human being- read it." - Amazon Review 

"This is the kind of book that self-publishing was made for.  - Amazon Review

"One of the best Addiction books of all time" - BookAuthority   "One of the best new Addiction ebooks" - BookAuthority

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Andrew Mann is a recovering addict who lives in Bergen County, NJ. He is an author and has his own business. He lives with his fiance, two dogs, and three cats. He enjoys writing, reading, exercise, boxing, MMA, and helping other addicts like himself. He has a website and is starting a foundation named after the book to help addicts and animals.His website is suchunfortunates.com

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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Independently published (May 26, 2019)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 444 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1070417912
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1070417912
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1.43 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6 x 1.11 x 9 inches
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Andrew Mann is 42 years old and lives in Bergen County, NJ. He is an Author and part-owner of a Solar Energy business. He is a recovering addict who also suffered from anxiety attacks since age 12 and depression his whole life. After years and multiple failed attempts, he was finally able to beat his addiction and has now devoted his life to helping people who suffer from addictions and issues related to childhood abuse. He has a fiancee, two step-children, two dogs, three cats, and they live in Bergen County, NJ. He enjoys surfing, exercises, alternative energy, boxing, MMA, writing and doing podcasts/radio shows about the book while getting the message out that "If an addict like me can get clean, anyone can!"

Here is his website: www.suchunfortunates.com

Here is to support his foundation: https://www.gofundme.com/f/such-unfortunates-foundation

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Mann begins this saga with a thesis: addictive behaviors are caused by severe early childhood trauma. Then he tells his story. The writing is unadulterated and uncensored. The messages, clear and unnerving. There is always a reason; for love, for joy, perhaps success or at least accomplishment, though in his case, he endured incestual sexual abuse, constant berating and humiliation. He chronicles his subsequent debilitating anxiety, a life in constant crisis and the need to find anything or do anything to mute the ever-present wrongfully imposed paradigm that he was less than. It is no wonder he, or anyone who’s endured such trauma and lack of love turns to drugs.

Vivid and brave, this is a story of survival. Mann shows addiction as it actually manifests, in particular, opiate addiction, as a perpetual fight, ever-working, like an indentured servant, to maintain a semblance of life after unthinkable, and the continual, ongoing traumas. And, the adage that true love can make all the difference, is real.
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