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Fighting for my Life: The confession of a violent offender

Fighting for my Life: The confession of a violent offender (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

By Joseph, J. J.

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In 2006, J J Joseph was convicted of a shocking assault on his wife. He was sentenced to home detention, with the real possibility that he would never see her or his children again. Full of remorse, Joseph accepted his punishment, worked through counselling and anger management c...ourses and fought to see his family again. During this period he took a good hard look at his life: at his violent upbringing dominated by a father whose fists were his first resort, at his hostile relationship with his mother (also a victim of violence), at the heartbreaking suicide of his younger brother, at his father's shocking murder, at his drug abuse and womanising. He was forced to see what other people saw: a frightening and violent man whose actions were unpredictable. It was then that he understood, for the first time, what his wife had to put up with and why she was sometimes reticent and withdrawn. Finally it was his love for her and his devotion to his children that pulled him through. Drug- and alcohol-free, and determi
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ISBN 9781458756930
Released AU 7 May 2010
Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Large type / large print edition
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ISBN-13 9781458756930
Stock Ready to ship - Less than 10 items
Publisher ReadHowYouWant.com Ltd
Imprint ReadHowYouWant
Released 7 May 2010
Publication Country Canada Canada
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Large type / large print edition
Edition Large type / large print edition
Author(s) By Joseph, J. J.
Series Read How You Want
Category Family & Other Relationships: General
Coping With Personal Problems
Number of Pages 198
Dimensions Width: 155mm
Height: 240mm
Spine: 11mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 374g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Marriage, Family & Other Relationships
ONIX Text General/trade