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Smacked

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

by Eilene Zimmerman

Hardcover, 246 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $27 |

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Smacked
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A Story of White-Collar Ambition, Addiction, and Tragedy
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Eilene Zimmerman

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Drawing on extensive research and interviews to paint a picture of drug dependence today in a moneyed, upwardly mobile world, a journalist pieces together the mysteries surrounding her ex-husband's unexpected death from drug abuse.

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