Book list


Addiction publishes new book lists five times per year, both in print and on this website. Items are alphabetised by author within each list. Entry in this list neither precludes nor guarantees later review. Note that entries with ** in front of citation are government documents and ++ denotes non-English language publications.

Compiled by Andrea L. Mitchell, SALIS: Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists.

Email: amitchell@salis.org


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Previous Issue - April 2019

A Fine Line: Painkillers and Pleasure in the Age of Anxiety

GEORGE C. DERTADIAN

Palgrave Macmillan, 2019, 285 pp, ISBN: 9789811319747 (hardcover); ASIN: B07FP3P4KH (Kindle)

Addiction, 2cd edition (Series: Oxford Psychiatry Library Series)

DAVID J. NUTT AND LEAM J. NESTOR

Oxford University Press, 2018, 144 pp, ISBN: 9780198797746 (paperback); ASIN: B07GYNRHPC (Kindle)

Addiction and Pastoral Care

SONIA E. WATERS

Eerdmans, 2019, 232 pp, ISBN: 9780802875686 (paperback)

Alcohol Interactions with Drugs and Chemicals (Series: CRC Revivals)

EDWARD J. CALABRESE

CRC Press, 2018, 96 pp, ISBN: 9781138557598 (paperback)

Bourbon and Bullets: True Stories of Whiskey, War, and Military Service

JOHN C. TRAMAZZO AND FRED MINNICK

Potomac Books, 2018, 296 pp, ISBN: 9781640121034 (hardcover); ASIN: B07C86S799 (Kindle)

Cannabis Use Disorders

IVAN D. MONTOYA AND SUSAN R. B. WEISS, eds.

Springer, 2019, 271 pp, ISBN: 9783319903644 (hardcover); ASIN: B07KWQ6139 (Kindle)

Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs

JOHANN HARI

Bloomsbury, 2015, 400 pp, ISBN: 9781620408902 (hardcover); ASIN: B00OZM4ANM (Kindle); 2019, 432 pp, ISBN: 9781526608369 (paperback)

Coca Yes, Cocaine No: How Bolivia's Coca Growers Re-shaped Democracy

THOMAS GRISAFFI

Duke University Press, 2019, 288 pp, ISBN: 9781478001713 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781478002970 (paperback); ASIN: B07M5QL6PM (Kindle)

Deadly Medicine: Indians and Alcohol in Early America

PETER C. MANCALL

Cornell University Press, 2018, 288 pp, ISBN: 9780801480447 (eBook)

Drugs and the Addiction Aesthetic in Nineteenth-Century Literature (Series: Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine)

ADAM COLMAN

Palgrave, 2019, 209 pp, ISBN: 9783030015893 (hardcover); ISBN: 9783030015909 (eBook)

Dry Zones: Planning and the Hangovers of Liquor Licensing History

ELIZABETH JEAN TAYLOR

Palgrave Pivot, 2018, 162 pp, ISBN: 9789811327865 (hardcover); ASIN: B07JB288MX (Kindle)

Dying for a Drink: How a Prohibition Preacher Got Away with Murder

PATRICK BRODE

Biblioasis, 2019, 216 pp, ISBN: 9781771962681 (paperback); ASIN: B07GT7P3Z7 (Kindle)

eCigarettes

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS

American Academy of Pediatrics, 2018, 164 pp, ISBN: 9781610021692 (paperback); ASIN: B07D7JBKMJ (Kindle)

Family Strategies: Practical Tool for Professionals Treating Families Impacted by Addiction

CLAUDIA BLACK

Central Recovery Press, 2019, 288 pp, ISBN: 9781942094920 (paperback)

Handbook of Novel Psychoactive Substances: What Clinicians Should Know About NPS

ORNELLA CORAZZA AND ANDRES ROMAN-URRESTARAZU, eds.

Routledge, 2019, 408 pp, ISBN: 9781138068292 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781138068308 (paperback); ASIN: B07H4WZPR5 (Kindle)

Harm Reduction: Public Health Strategies (Series: Opposing Viewpoints)

BARBARA KRASNER, ed.

Greenhaven Publishing, 2019, 176 pp, ISBN: 9781534504370 (paperback)

Heroin(e) Habits: Potential and Possibility in Female Drug Literature

NYCOLE PROWSE

Gylphi Limited, 2018, 208 pp, ISBN: 9781780240732 (paperback)

High Time: The Legalization and Regulation of Cannabis in Canada

ANDREW POTTER AND DANIEL WEINSTOCK, eds.

McGill-Queens University Press, 2019, 280 pp, ISBN: 978-0773556362 (hardcover); ISBN: 9780773556416 (paperback)

In the Weeds: Demonization, Legalization, and the Evolution of U.S. Marijuana Policy

CLAYTON JAMES MOSHER AND SCOTT AKINS

Temple University Press, 2019, 336 pp, ISBN: 9781439913307 (hardback); ISBN: 9781439913314 (paperback)

Making Mandated Addiction Treatment Work, 2cd edition

BARBARA C. WALLACE

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2019, 380 pp, ISBN: 9781442268586 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781442268593 (paperback)

Marijuana (Series: Changing Perspectives)

NEW YORK TIMES EDITORIAL STAFF

New York Times Educational Publishing, 2019, 224 pp, ISBN: 9781642821499 (library binding); ISBN: 9781642821482 (paperback)

Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium

LUCY INGLIS

Pegasus Books, 2019, 464 pp, ISBN: 9781643130552 (hardback); ASIN: B07GRSGK8X (Kindle)

Negotiating Femininities in the Neoliberal Night-Time Economy: Too Much of a Girl?

EMILY NICHOLS

Palgrave MacMillan, 2019, 308 pp, ISBN: 9783319933078 (hardcover); ISBN: 9783319933085 (eBook)

Never Enough: The Neuroscience and Experience of Addiction

JUDITH GRISEL

Doubleday, 2019, 266 pp, ISBN: 9780385542845 (hardcover); ASIN: B07CR2LTRD (Kindle)

Sinner and Savior: Emma Molloy and the Graham Murder

CONNIE YEN

Pen and Paper Press, 2018, 240 pp, ISBN: 9781732228405 (paperback); ASIN: B07C84CW1W (Kindle)

Smoke 'Em if You Got 'Em: The Rise and Fall of the Military Cigarette Ration

JOEL R. BIUS

Naval Institute Press, 2018, 328 pp, ISBN: 9781682473351 (hardcover); ASIN: B07FTN4CXB (Kindle)

Smoking, Health and Personality

HANS EYSENCK

Rutledge, 2018, 166 pp, ISBN: 9781138532632 (hardcover); ISBN: 9780765806390 (paperback); ASIN: B07CQ3VPYM (Kindle); originally published 2000

Tell Your Children: The Truth about Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence

ALEX BERENSON

Free Press, 2019, 272 pp, ISBN: 9781982103668 (hardcover); 9781982103682 (Nook)

The Illicit Medicines Trade from Within: An Analysis of the Demand and Supply Sides of the Illicit Market for Lifestyle Medicines

ROSA KOENRAADT

Eleven International Publishing, 2018, 272 pp, ISBN: 9789462368262 (paperback)

The International Handbook of Addiction Behaviour (Series: Routledge Library Editions, Addictions)

ILANA BELLE GLASS, ed.

Routledge, 2017, 384 pp, ISBN: 9781138687295 (hardcover); ISBN: 9781138687417 (paperback); ASIN: B01M4J9NQK (Kindle); originally published 1991

The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath

LESLIE JAMISON

Little Brown & Co, 2018, 544 pp, ISBN: 9780316259613 (hardcover); Granta Books, 2019, 272 pp, ISBN: 9781783781539 (paperback)

The Science of Marijuana, 3rd edition

LESLIE IVERSEN

Oxford University Press, 2019, 288 pp, ISBN: 9780190846848 (paperback); ASIN: B07HCLYBDP (Kindle)

The Science of Medical Cannabis

DAVID S. YOUNGER

Nova Medicine & Health, 2019, 153 pp, ISBN: 9781536145663 (paperback)

The Symposium: Drinking Greek Style: Essays on Geek Pleasure 1983-2017

OSWYN MURRAY

Oxford University Press, 2018, 480 pp, ISBN: 9780198814627 (hardcover)

The Tobacco Atlas, 6th edition

JEFFREY DROPE AND NEIL SCHLUGER, eds.

American Cancer Society, 2018, 55 pp, ISBN: 978-1604432572 (paperback)

Tobacco Use and Intimate Relationships: Smokers and Non-smokers Tell Their Stories

IAN NEWMAN AND JOHN DEFRAIN

Palgrave MacMillan, 2018, 234 pp, ISBN: 9783319925783 (hardcover); ISBN: 9783319925790 (eBook)

White Drug Cultures and Regulation in London, 1916-1960

CHRISTOPHER HALLAM

Palgrave MacMillan, 2018, 249 pp, ISBN: 9783319947693 (hardcover); ISBN: 9783319947709 (eBook)