The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober - The Unexpected Joy Of (Paperback)
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The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober - The Unexpected Joy Of (Paperback)

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Published: 28/12/2017
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Ever sworn off alcohol for a month and found yourself drinking by the 7th? Think there's 'no point' in just one drink? Welcome! There are millions of us. 64% of Brits want to drink less.

Catherine Gray was stuck in a hellish whirligig of Drink, Make horrible decisions, Hangover, Repeat. She had her fair share of 'drunk tank' jail cells and topless-in-a-hot-tub misadventures.

But this book goes beyond the binges and blackouts to deep-dive into uncharted territory: What happens after you quit drinking? This gripping, heart-breaking and witty book takes us down the rabbit-hole of an alternative reality. A life with zero hangovers, through sober weddings, sex, Christmases and breakups.

In The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober, Catherine Gray shines a light on society's drink-pushing and talks to top neuroscientists and psychologists about why we drink, delving into the science behind what it does to our brains and bodies.

Much more than a tale from the netherworld of addicted drinking, this book is about the escape, and why a sober life can be more intoxicating than you ever imagined. Whether you're a hopelessly devoted drinker, merely sober-curious, or you've already ditched the drink, you will love this book.

Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781912023387
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 236 g
Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 24 mm

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“Hard to put down”

I have read Gray's articles in the past and enjoyed them, so looked forward to this book. Technically I suppose it shouldn't have worked - memoir but not chronological and lots of stats and science which... More

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“Wow an inspiration look at what sobriety can look like. ”

I was lucky enough to get to read this early due to having seen a copy for press. The book looks at the journey of the author Catherine, It looks at her spiralling relationship with alcohol and how she changed her... More

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“Truly inspirational”

I bought both this and the journal by Catherine Gray to help me back after a relapse and the books really did the trick. I was lost for a while there and in a really dark place - now I feel like i’ve stepped back into... More

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