Smacked

Smacked

A Story of White-collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy

Book - 2020 | First edition
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"Eilene Zimmerman's ex-husband, Peter, had it all: He was a partner at a prestigious law firm, lived in a $2 million house by the beach, and had two great kids. Maintaining a friendly relationship, Eilene and Peter talked and saw each other frequently. But a few years after their divorce she started noticing erratic behavior: absenteeism, weight loss, constant exhaustion and sickness. Peter explained it away as stress from the pressures of his job, but Eilene couldn't shake the feeling that something else was wrong. Months later, when she finds him dead, she goes on a journey to investigate how a man she thought she knew had become a drug addict. Zimmerman also takes a wider look at other cases of white-collar drug use and the devastation it leaves behind, showing that addiction can strike anyone."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2020]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2020
Branch Call Number: 362.2092 ZIM
Characteristics: xiii, 246 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780525511007
0525511008

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