Drink

Ann Dowsett Johnston

Drink

The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol

Published: June 24, 2014

An exploration of the rise in alcohol consumption and abuse among women in recent years. The Drinking Diaries covers health risks, marketing, current trends and sociological contributions to this new epidemic. The author beautifully weaves reportage with her personal recovery story into a compelling and informative narrative addressing one of the most pressing issues for women today. More

  • One of the Washington Post’s Ten Best Books of 2013
Ann Dowsett Johnston
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Ann Dowsett Johnston

The Gratitude Project

How to Find Peace in Challenging Times

In Development: To Be Announced

Six years ago, Ann Dowsett Johnston, award-winning author of DRINK, found herself in a dark place. When she took on a friend’s challenge to write down five things a day for which she was grateful, she experienced the power of gratitude and eventually rose to a place of peace. In her new book, Dowsett Johnston shares insights, research and experience in what we are now learning is one of the most powerful tools we have and one we can control: our ability to be grateful, not only for the good in our lives but especially for the tough stuff and what it can teach us.