“Melody Beattie is an American phenomenon…She understands being overboard, which helps her throw best-selling lifelines to those still adrift.” – Time
“[This book] goes beyond how we hurt to how we heal.” -Veronica Ray, author of Choosing Happiness
Melody Beattie is the author of numerous books about personal growth and relationships, drawing on the wisdom of Twelve Step healing, Christianity, and Eastern religions. With the publication of Codependent No More in 1986, Melody became a major voice in self-help literature and endeared herself to millions of readers striving for healthier relationships. She lives in Malibu, California.