A Thief in the Family: My Daughters Addiction, Hardwired for Heroin Feb. 2009 “Death by overdose is an absolute epidemic in our society.  Thousands of young adults are dying from this horrible affliction, and it needs to be brought to the forefront of public attention. We need sweeping policy changes towards addiction.”  Marie Minnich.   Marie is shouting out for America to wake up in this poignant  book about the struggle with addiction and its toll.  Excerpt from the book