Ordering Al-Anon/Alateen Literature

A wonderful assortment of Al-Anon and Alateen literature exists to help us in our recovery. We offer pamphlets, brochures, daily readers, books, newcomer packets, The Forum (Al-Anon's monthly magazine), and even copies of our Public Service Announcements which appear on TV and radio. You can order these by doing one of the following:
  • Contact the local Literature Distribution Center (LDC). Our contact at the LDC is Jen D., Phone (410) 592-9251. Once you print out the order form and complete your order, you can mail it to Jen D. (address provided on the form), or call her to place your order. Ordering via this method helps support our local Al-Anon Information Service and public outreach efforts.
  • Order literature through email: Email Jen D.
  • Click on our link to the Al-Anon World Service Office to order online. Many of our items are also available in French or Spanish, as are copies of French and Spanish order forms.

New! - Al Anon's daily reader Courage to Change is now available as an audiobook (eA-16)!

Contact your favorite audio vendor for more information. Listening length is nine hours and 14 minutes. The audio book is sold as a downloadable MP3 file through these vendors, rather than directly from Al-Anon, because they have the technology that can provide copyright protection for our literature.

In accordance with our policy on anonymity, the narrators are not identified.

New! - One of our daily readers, "Courage to Change" (eB-16) is available electronically in English, Spanish, and French.

Members can purchase the daily reader through Apple, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo to read on their own iPad, Kindle, Nook, or other electronic reading device.

Apple iBooks - $13.99
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo - Whole Book, $9.99
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo - Two parts, $6.99

New! - Alateen e-book "Alateen - Hope for Children of Alcoholics" available on Amazon for $7.49

forum This beautiful book features member sharings, color photographs, and artwork from around the globe, reflecting the diversity of Al-Anon members' spiritual experiences. Having Had a Spiritual Awakening. is now available exclusively as an e-book. 190 pages.

Members can download a free app from some vendors to allow them to view the book on their PCs, tablets, and smart phones.


Our Newest Book, a story of growth and recovery

Al-Anon's story of growth and recovery as experienced by the fellowship and its members over the past 60 years. Sharings from archival papers, official documents, published articles, and personal recollections, interspersed with insightful discussion questions, highlight the changes faced by not only Al-Anon's members, but Al-Anon itself.

The Serenity Prayer

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference.

Al-Anon's Three Legacies

Al-Anon has three legacies: Recovery (through the Steps), Unity (through the Traditions) and Service (through the Concepts).

Upcoming Events

Visit our events page to learn about upcoming conventions, conferences, Area and District meetings, and other Al-Anon activities. To post an event to this page, contact the Webmaster.