AOT #157: David and Nic Sheff Podcast Beautiful Boy and Tweak
This father and son event offers a unique look at one family’s struggle with drug addiction from two very different points of view. Author and journalist David Sheff discusses the new paperback edition of his bestselling book Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction, his fiercely candid memoir that brings immediacy to the emotional rollercoaster of loving a child who seems beyond help. Nic Sheff discusses his memoir Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines, the compelling, heartbreaking, and true story of his drug addictions, getting sober, violent relapses and the road to recovery.
Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction
($14.95) Houghton Mifflin ISBN #0-547-20388-8.
Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines
($9.99) Simon & Schuster ISBN #1-41697-219-6.
You can visit David Sheff’s official web site as well.