In the Jewish communal world, engaging 20- and 30-somethings is a hot button issue: How do we get young Jews to feel connected to Israel? To affiliate with traditional Jewish institutions? To care about Jewish continuity, ritual and tradition? As a member of this exclusive community, Stefanie Pervos Bregman set out to tackle these questions, and sought out to compile a collection of personal essays and memoirs from Jewish 20- and 30-somethings across the country.
For this inaugural Book List post, I thought it best to start with the 13 books I think make up a great starting point in terms of building a holistic recovery. Below you will find books that will help you reframe your attitude about alcohol and addiction
Eileen by Ottessa Moshfegh. Dreaming of life in the city while caring for her alcoholic father and working in a boys' prison, a disturbed young woman is manipulated into committing a psychologically charged crime during the holiday season.