Award-winning author James Brown gained a cult following after chronicling his turbulent childhood and spiraling drug addiction in "The Los Angeles Diaries." "This River" picks up where Brown left off in his first memoir, describing his tenuous relationship with sobriety, telling of agonizing relapses, and tracking his attempts to become a better father. This is the heartbreaking and at times uplifting tale of Brown's battles, peeking into his former life as an addict and detailing his subsequent ascent to sobriety and ...

This River 2011, Counterpoint LLC, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9781582437217

Trade paperback

This River 2010, Phoenix Books

ISBN-13: 9781607477228