Books and Daily Readers

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Reaching for Personal Freedom
*NEW* Reaching for Personal Freedom: Living the Legacies
A workbook for using Al-Anon’s Twelve Steps, Traditions, and Concepts
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One Day at a Time in Al-Anon (Daily Reader)
Inspirational readings relate Al-Anon philosophy to everyday situations, helping to make each day better than the one before. Indexed. 384 pages
B-6 or B-6c (case)
Largeprint B-14 or B-14c (case)
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As We Understood Spirituality, Al-Anon style.
Members share their understanding of the spiritual ideas and tools inherent in the Al-Anon program. Indexed. 273 pages.  
B11 or B-11c (case)
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Courage to Change: One Day at a Time in Al-Anon II (Daily Reader)
More daily inspiration from a fresh, diverse perspective. Insightful reflections reveal surprisingly simple things that can transform lives. Indexed. 384 pages.  Hardcover
B-16 or B-16c (case)
Largeprint B17 or B-17c (case)
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Opening Our Hearts, Transforming Our Losses
Grief and loss affect almost every aspect of living-or having lived-with alcoholism. Members share how they have learned to acknowledge and accept these losses with the help of Al-Anon Family Groups. Indexed 201 pages. 
B-29 or B-29c (case)
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Hope for Today
Daily sharings from Al-Anon's adult children members are for anyone who wants to grow in acceptance, compassion, and understanding. Indexed. 383 pages. Hardcover
B-27 or B-27c (case)
Largeprint B-28 or B-28c (case)
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In All Our Affairs: Making Crises Work for You
Facing difficult situations, members reveal how they applied specific Al-Anon principles. Includes overcoming problems with abuse, death, infidelity, and more. Indexed. 255 pages. Softcover
B-15 or B-15c (case)
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Living Today in Alateen
Alateen's newest daily reader shows how members practice the program right now, today. Indexed. 378 pages. Hardcover
B-26 or B-26c (case)
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From Survival to Recover
Al-Anon adult children tell their stories. Explores the long-term effects of being raised with alcoholism, and why Al-Anon can help. Indexed. 303 pages.  Hardcover
B-21 or B-21c (case)
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The Dilemma of Alcoholic Marriage
Help for the spouse in dealing with problems in alcoholic relationships. Discusses anger, communication, sex, and more. Indexed.  102 pages.  Softcover
B-4 or B-4c (case)
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How Al-Anon Works for Families and Friends of Alcoholics
Al-Anon's basic book discusses our mutual-help program of recovery, including personal stories. A beginning approach to the Twelve Concepts of Service is included. Indexed. 416 pages.
Hardcover - B-22 or B-22c (case)
Softcover - B-32
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The Al-Anon Family Groups
Al-Anon's first book, in its original text, remains pertinent, connecting us with our pioneer members' legacy. With a new introduction, footnotes, and appendix. Indexed. 196 pages. Hardcover
B-5 or B-5c (case)
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Paths to Recovery: Al-Anon's Steps, Traditions and Concepts
Thorough study guide for our Legacies. In-depth chapters on each Step, Tradition, and Concept of Service provide insight. Includes thought-provoking questions. Indexed. 366 pages.  Hardcover
B-24 or B-24C (case)
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Lois Remembers
Al-Anon's beginnings, as recalled by our cofounder, Lois W. She also describes the eventful years leading up to the founding of A.A. and Al-Anon. Illustrated, Indexed.   208 pages. Softcover
B-7 or B-7C (case)
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Discovering Choices
Recovery in relationships affected by alcoholism is explored in-depth as members share how they have improved a wide variety of relationships by using the program's tools. Indexed.  335 pages.  Softcover
B-30 or B-30C (case)
Twelve Steps & Twelve Traditions
Al-Anon's Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions
Our first two Legacies, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, come alive through essays, reflections, and members' stories. Indexed. 164 pages. Hardcover
B-8 or B-8C (case)
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Many Voices, One Journey
Al-Anon's story of growth and recovery as experienced by the fellowship and its members over the past 60 years. Sharings from archival papers, official documents, published articles, and personal recollections, interspersed with insightful discussion questions, highlight the changes faced by not only Al-Anon's members, but Al-Anon itself. Indexed. 426 pages.  Softcover
B-31 or B-31c (case)