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  • Shelby Ruth-Forman

    READ...... Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey through His Son's Meth Addiction on my kindle and audible, this will be an emotional one, later..

  • MaryAnn Laughlin

    Such a good book!

  • Dennine Flitt

    Beautiful Boy--I loved this book; a father's journey through his son's meth addiction. His son, Nic also wrote a book called Tweak. I highly recommend these books if you know somebody going through addiction or if you just want to gain some insight on the subject.

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