Each year, Americans die of drug abuse than the total of those who perished during the Vietnam War This is the amazing and inspirational true story of an addict named Andrew and how he was able to overcome his addiction even though the odds were stacked against himAndrew grew up in an unimaginably abusive family His life seemed normal on the outside, but the internal turmoil he was experiencing was a horrific ordeal Andrew s life began in an upper class town of Moorestown, New Jersey His family had a million dollar beach house, he attended college, and even had the rare opportunity of driving a Ferrari around South FloridaBehind what seemed like an idyllic life was a nightmare of abuse, mental illness, and torment that no child should ever face This led Andrew to suffer from pain, anxiety, panic attacks, and depression Searching for relief, he found solace in drugs and became quickly addicted to anything that would change the way he felt His addiction to drugs took him to such extremes as working for the DEA while being high on drugs, multiple rehabs, jails, becoming homeless, and even to the point of being considered deadWhen all hope was lost, people he considers angels entered his life One person, in particular, refused to give up on him even when everyone told her this was the best option Through her determination, he was able to find the strength to look inside and find the real reasons for his addiction Once he understood these reasons, he was finally able to figure out how to stay clean and successfully turned his life aroundThis book is a wild ride that will amaze, bewilder, amuse, and inspire you People have said it was one of the most interesting books they have ever read, and, I never wanted to put it down This book will give hope to anyone who is suffering from addiction or knows someone who is facing the adversity of addiction It will show them why they should never give up It also shows us how working together, we can beat this opiate epidemic is there ablatant breach of Goodreads review policy I found this book on a list of most anticipated books of 2019 and was surprised not to have heard of it since it was in the top ten.I bought it but I was scammed The book is awful The writing is atrocious and it hasn t been edited.I realised everyone who had voted for this book had voted just once Then I realised all of the profiles which had voted for it had no friends and had read ten or fewer books Then I realised that basically is there ablatant breach of Goodreads review policy I found this book on a list of most anticipated books of 2019 and was surprised not to have heard of it since it was in the top ten.I bought it but I was scammed The book is awful The writing is atrocious and it hasn t been edited.I realised everyone who had voted for this book had voted just once Then I realised all of the profiles which had voted for it had no friends and had read ten or fewer books Then I realised that basically everyone who has given this book 5 stars has liked all of the 5 star reviews and all the reviews read as though they were written by the same person and nothing like real reviews Then I realised that the top review has 65 likes and is written by Todd Gordon who joined the same month the review was published, has no friends on GR and has only written one review.This is blatant manipulation and this book should be delisted and the author banned from this platform Fortunatelyrefunded me and I only hope none of my money made it to the author The author has written 27 fake reviews 26 of them 5 starred , created at least 65 sock puppet accounts to like all the fake 5 star reviews, spammed this onto 120 listopias using multiple sock puppet accounts, and written fake questions on the book page sample This book has inspired me to speak about what I have gone through in my life How did you find the bravery to write about it Will GR remove this author from the Goodreads Author program Hi Andrew.writing fake reviews in an attempt to mislead readers is bad The Goodreads community won t be duped so please stop.