Never Give in to Fear: A Memoir

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9781452815107: Never Give in to Fear: A Memoir

A new, enhanced edition of this book is coming out, complete with three new chapters! Never Give in to Fear:Laughing All the Way Up from Rock Bottom, will be available Oct 8, 2012. Details: (Stay Strong Publishing, Never Give in to Fear:Laughing All the Way Up from Rock Bottom, release date Oct. 8, 2012 distributed by AtlasBooks, $15.95 Trade Paperback ISBN 978-0-9860067-0-8, 376 pages $5.99 E-book ISBN 978-0-9860067-1-5) Praise for Never Give in to Fear: Foreword Clarion Reviews Five Stars (out of Five): "...MacGibbon is self-aware, and is able to show the humor of the moment without losing the tense pacing of her story. The memoir whips along, hardly taking breath...What makes Never Give in to Fear shine is MacGibbon's ease with her story. She doesn't apologize for who she is, and she doesn't try to win over the reader. It's just the facts, ma'am, and by the time the first chapter is over she's already on a roll. Honest to a fault, in ruthless pursuit of the story, MacGibbon's memoir is captivating from the very first sentence. MacGibbon has written--and lived--her way through a forbidding place. It's wonderful to not only read her story, but to know that she has flourished in her years of recovery. A memoir that offers hope, even in the worst of times, Never Give in to Fear is a terrific read. It's the perfect book for a reader in recovery, though MacGibbon's real-life adventures will be equally appealing to anyone who needs a little more adrenaline in their reading list." -- (Claire Foster) "It's amazing that Marti MacGibbon survived her harrowing life and had the guts to recount it...not too preachy, the author's candor and sense of humor keep the pages turning." -- Suzanne Daly, the bohemian.com

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Marti MacGibbon, CADC-II, ACRPS is a certified addiction treatment professional, standup comic, and humorous motivational speaker. A member of the National Speakers Association, she electrifies audiences with the power to change, grow, and achieve. She also speaks to raise awareness about recovery from addiction and fighting human trafficking.

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Never Give Into Fear is successful as a motivating tool and touching story. Marti's natural humor helps balance the book into a tale of both hurt and healing. This is a book everyone needs to read. It is not only a story about the danger of drugs, but about the power of the human spirit. - Star Rating: 5 out of 5, San Francisco Book Review

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