American Junkie by Tom Hansen,Sean Beaudoin

By Tom Hansen,Sean Beaudoin

"Takes you to the gristle-chewing tracks of the gnarly Emerald urban prior to the 1st wave of Sub Pop loving young children arrived.” Chris Estey, KEXP Radio, Seattle

In American Junkie, Tom Hansen takes us continuous right into a land of determined addicts, failed punk bands, and brushes with unhappy repute, promoting medicines in the course of the Seattle grunge years. it is a tale that maps his heroin habit, from the promise of a tender existence to the legal of a bed, from budding musician to damaged down junkie, drowning in syringes and cigarette butts, capturing heroin into wounds the dimensions of softballs, and finally, a trip to a health facility for a six-month remain and a painful self-discovery that cuts right down to the bone. via all of it he by no means quite loses his step, by no means we could move of his smarts, and continuously tasks vital American cause, humor, and wish to make a narrative not just approximately medications, yet a compelling research of vulnerability and toughness.

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