Al-Anon literature in English



Reading material can be ordered by email. Send email to with subject "Lesefni". Write name and number of the reading material with quantity required and provide address of recipient. Include as attachment a receipt for bank transfer of funds. If receipt can not be attached, provide the date when bank transfer was done and the name of payer. We need to confirm transfer of funds before sending.


Regretfully, we can only send to groups and individuals outside the greater Reykjavik area.


Al-Anon/Alateen online store:



Alateen-Hope for Children of Alcoholics (B-3)

Softcover, indexed, 128 pages.

Basic introductory book for teens affected by someone else's drinking. Easy-to-understand explanation of alcoholism and the Alateen program.


kr. 2.200

Al-Anon Family Groups - Classic Edition (B-5)

Hardcover, indexed, 196 pages.


Al-Anon's first book, in its original text, remains pertinent, connecting us with our pioneer members' legacy. With a new introduction, footnotes, and appendix.


kr. 3.500

One Day at a Time in Al-Anon (B-6)

Hardcopver, indexed, 384 pages.


An Al-Anon classic! Inspirational readings relate Al-Anon philosophy to everyday situations, helping to make each day better than the one before.

kr. 3.500

Lois Remembers (B-7)

Softcover, illustrated, indexed, 208 pages.


Al-Anon's beginnings, as recalled by our cofounder, Lois W. She also describes the eventful years leading up to the founding of A.A. and Al-Anon.


kr. 3.200

Al-Anon's Twelve Steps & Twelve Traditions (B-8)

Hardcover, indexed, 164 pages.


Our first two Legacies, the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions, come alive through essays, reflections, and members' stories.


kr. 3.000

Forum Favorites 1-2 og 3-4.

Collected excerpts from Forum Magazine (B-9)


kr. 500

Alateen - A Day at a Time (B-10)

Hardcover, indexed, 284 pages.


Daily help for teens. Positive sharings from Alateen members around the world.


kr. 2.500

As We Understood ... (about 11th step) (B-11)

Hardcover, indexed, 273 pages.


Spirituality, Al-Anon style. Members share their understanding of the spiritual ideas and tools of the Al-Anon program.


kr. 3.200

In All Our Affairs: Making Crises Work for You (B-15)

Softcover, indexed, 255 pages.

Facing difficult situations, members reveal how they applied specific Al-Anon principles. Includes overcoming problems with abuse, death, infidelity, and more.


kr. 3.500

Courage to Change
One Day at a Time in Al-Anon II (B-16)

Hardcover, indexed, 384 pages.


More daily inspiration from a fresh, diverse perspective. Insightful reflections reveal surprisingly simple things that can transform lives.

kr. 4.000

From Survival to Recovery: Growing Up in an Alcoholic Home (B-21)

Hardcover, indexed, 303 pages.

Al-Anon adult children tell their stories. Explores the long-term effects of being raised with alcoholism, and why Al-Anon can help.

kr. 4.700

How Al-Anon Works for Families and Friends of Alcoholics

Hardcover, indexed, 416 pages.

Hardcover edition of Al-Anon's basic book discusses our mutual-help program of recovery, including personal stories. A beginning approach to the Twelve Concepts of Service is included.


kr. 5.800

Courage to Be Me - Living with Alcoholism (B-23)

Softcover, indexed, 326 pages.

Alateen's most comprehensive book, filled with shared recovery from Alateen members. Includes workshops for group discussions.


kr. 3.300

Paths to Recovery - Al-Anon´s Steps, Traditions and Concepts (B-24)

Hardcover, indexed, 366 pages.

Thorough study guide for our Legacies. In-depth chapters on each Step, Tradition, and Concept of Service provide insight. Includes thought-provoking questions.


kr. 5.800

Living Today in Alateen (B-26)

Hardcover, indexed, 378 pages.

Alateen's newest daily reader shows how members practice the program right now, today.


kr. 3.200

Hope for Today (B-27)

Hardcover, indexed, 383 pages.

Daily sharings from Al-Anon's adult children members are for anyone who wants to grow in acceptance, compassion, and understanding.


kr. 4.000

Opening Our Hearts - Transforming Our Losses (B-29)

Softcover, indexed, 201 pages.

Grief and loss affect almost every aspect of living-or having lived-with alcoholism. Members share how they have learned to acknowledge and accept these losses with the help of Al-Anon Family Groups.


kr. 4.200

Discovering Choices (B-30)

Softcover, indexed, 335 pages.

Recovery in relationships affected by alcoholism is explored in-depth as members share how they have improved a wide variety of relationships by using the program's tools.


kr. 4.400

Many Voices, One Journey (B-31)

Softcover, indexed, 426 pages.

Al-Anon's story of growth and recovery as experienced by the fellowship as a whole and individual members over the past 60 years. Personal stories, interspersed with insightful discussion questions, tell how members found the courage to change as they faced challenges in their personal lives and in the development of the fellowship.


kr. 4.200

How Al-Anon Works for Families and Friends of Alcoholics

Hardcover, indexed, 416 pages.

Softcover edition of Al-Anon's basic book is ideal for sharing widely with newcomers. As a new opportunity to extend the helping hand of Al-Anon, members are encouraged to share this edition with anyone who is looking for a clear and easy-to-understand introduction to the Al-Anon program as a way of "paying our gratitude forward."


kr. 4.800

Blueprint for Progress (original version) vinnuhefti (P-5)

Booklet, 14 x 21,6 cm, 64 pages.

Al-Anon's Fourth Step booklet includes reflections and inventory questions on six different aspects of personal growth. (Also see P-91)

kr. 1.300

If Your Parents Drink too Much (P-22)

Booklet, 24 pages.


Alateen's cartoon booklet presents three separate stories of teenagers whose parents have drinking problems.

kr. 500

Al-Anon/Alateen Service Manual (P-24/27)

Spiral bound, indexed, 296 pages.

Essential reference sourcebook. Contains "Al-Anon and Alateen Groups at Work," "Digest of Al-Anon and Alateen Policies," "World Service Handbook," and descriptive text explaining "Al-Anon's Twelve Concepts of Service." Current edition.


kr. 1.500

Living with Sobriety (P-49)

Booklet, indexed, 52 pages.


Sobriety brings new challenges for the family and friends as well as the alcoholic. In this booklet, members share how they met these challenges.

kr. 1.300

The Concepts--Al-Anon's Best Kept Secret? (P-57)

Booklet, illustrated, 32 pages.

Explains Al-Anon's third Legacy for worldwide service in an easy-to-understand manner.

kr. 450

Alateen's 4th Step Inventory (P-64)

Booklet, illustrated, 48 pages.


This workbook keeps it simple for members of any age with questions, cartoons, and space to write or draw your feelings.

kr. 1.500

Alateen Talks Back on: Acceptance (P-68)

Booklet, illustrated, 32 pages.


Alateen members share on accepting the reality of their lives using prose, poetry, and artwork from the Alateen Talk newsletter.

kr. 600

Alateen Talks Back on: Serenity (P-69)

Booklet, illustrated, 32 pages.


Alateen members share on searching for serenity using prose, poetry, and artwork from the Alateen Talk newsletter.

kr. 600

Alateen Talks Back on: Slogans (P-70)

Booklet, illustrated, 32 pages.


Alateen members share how the slogans help, using prose, poetry, and artwork from the Alateen Talk newsletter.


kr. 600

Alateen Talks Back on: Detachment (P-73)

Booklet, illustrated, 32 pages.


Alateen members share on letting go with love, using prose, poetry, and artwork from the Alateen Talk newsletter.

kr. 600

When I Got Busy, I Got Better (P-78)

Booklet, 64 pages.

The secret to recovery is service. Members share how Twelfth Step work builds self-esteem, confidence, and trust while reducing fear and isolation.

kr. 1.300

Blueprint for Progress: 4th Step Inventory (Revised) (P-91)

Spiral bound, three-hole punched, 96 pages. Size 21,6 x 27,9 cm.


Workbook for conducting an in-depth inventory, expanded from P-5 to include additional sections on fear, anger, control, intimacy, sex, finances, and spirituality.


kr. 2.600

uppfært 27. nóvember 2016