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When Rebecca Weller’s pounding, dehydrated head woke her at 3:00 am, yet again, she stared at the ceiling, wondering why the hell she kept doing this to herself.

At 39 years of age - and a health coach, no less - she knew better than to down several bottles of wine per week. Her increasingly dysfunctional relationship with alcohol had to stop, but after decades of social drinking, she was terrified of what that might mean.

How could she live a joyful existence, without alcohol? How would she relax, socialize, or celebrate - without wine?

In sheer frustration, on a morning filled with regret and tears, she embarks on a three-month sobriety experiment that becomes a quest for self-discovery, and ultimately, transforms her entire world.

A Happier Hour is a heartfelt, moving, and inspiring story for anyone who has ever had to give up something they loved in order to get what they truly wanted.

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So so for me. Seemed like one big long add for your socials. But I’m sure some would get something out of her story.

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I didnt want this book to end

loved it, she talked about everything i was feeling. i am so glad i found this book...currently making a vision board for the life i want this year!

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Inspired to try AGAIN!

Incredible narration, a story written about me... except it's time to rewrite my ending to match this book. Thank you for being honest, raw and brave x

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  • Katy
  • 20-11-2020

Good story, less than relatable

I find a good story to be one where at least some aspect of the story resonates with me - I found this partly as she recounted the struggles and consequences she dealt with leading to her decision to quit drinking, but found a lot of the dialogue to be hokey and cringey. Although I’m happy everything seemed to work out well for her as soon as she quit drinking, her epiphanies and perfect plans for how she found almost immediate success and returns in her business within a year of quitting her job seemed unrealistic. This may be an uplifting read for someone who doesn’t find a good wholesome story full of sparkles, warm hugs and smiles to be nauseating and over-the-top. I was glad it wasn’t a long read.

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  • a1waystreet
  • 16-10-2020

Fabulous Times Yet Honest

Oh Rebecca has a way of writing funny self portrayals with just enough reveal how quickly one can begin drinking again. She writes with a voice of a positive best friend. I find such comforting. The author acknowledges how prevalent alcohol is intertwined within society and celebratory events. She also offers very practical workarounds. I wish she would do speaking engagements in the USA. I would be thrilled to meet this truly talented author in person.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-10-2020

WONDERFUL!! LOVELY!! MOTIVATIONAL!!

I totally loved the book! it is a motivating book! Very inspirational! As I go through my own journey of sobriety, and trying to stay on the correct path, I need all the motivation I can get! This book came at a perfect time for me! It is perfect in every way!!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 25-08-2020

Painful to listen to

It's SOOOOOO fantastic (insert sarcasm here) that she hasn't relapsed and could so easily talk herself out of a drink. It was so sickeningly sweet it was like sugar, but without the rush. And the narrator's voice I didn't like. I'm happy for her sobriety, and wish her success in her life, but I don't recommend this book. Further, at $70/subscriber to her website, she's doing just fine?

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  • R Cravey
  • 14-07-2020

Well told story...Excellent listen!

I literally devoured this book. The story is very well told and definitely causes the reader to consider their own story. I am so glad I purchased the Audible version of the book because it was a delight to listen to the author narrate; her voice (absolutely love her accent) is so soothing and genuine. A Happier Hour was even more meaningful after reading the author's second book, Up All Day.

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  • Maribeth B.
  • 19-03-2020

Positive and Uplifting Story

Wonderful story about the ups and downs of recovery. BUT the eventual day to day triumph of putting a stop to this dreadful addiction.

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  • Traci
  • 14-01-2020

So Inspiring & Raw

Wonderful narration that shows the author's passion through her enthusiastic reading! A must read if you are considering sobriety for health or addiction. I love drinking, but I may need to dig deeper into why it's so important to me and this book made me think about that more than ever. Also inspiring for entrepreneurs and health coaches even if alcohol is not the main subject!

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  • Mrs Dawn King
  • 14-09-2020

Relatable but hard to listen to

I could totally relate to her relationship to alcohol and her fight to give up and found that quite inspiring but I found it very hard to listen to. I think if she had of said sweetie one more time I would have screamed!

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