The Book of the Week is “Secret Life: An Autobiography” by Michael Ryan, published in 1996. This book tells the story of how Ryan became a sex addict as an adult. The root cause of his problem began when he was about five years old. He had an otherwise relatively normal boyhood in 1950’s and 1960’s America, but for his alcoholic father. Read the book to learn the details of the situation that could happen to any child whose parents are too trusting.