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Intense and emotional This is an intense and emotional ride. I think it's brave of you to share this but also it's something that can maybe help others in similar situations. Sprinkling it with humor is a nice touch too. This...

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A Marvel! Beautifuly told life story.  It makes me think that you can turn every event into an amusing story worth telling. Congratulations and best wishes

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Touching, emotive and powerful This is without doubt one of the most touching, emotive and powerful pieces of true life writing on the Harper Collins site. I consider you a hugely courageous person for committing this to paper and pray...

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Gerry McCullough

Posted on : 06-10-2010 | By : Siàn Banks | In : Testimonials

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gillyflower wrote 175 days ago

Your pitch is interesting and attractive and made me want to read this book. You have sad episodes, serious episodes, but above all, funny episodes. I loved your introductory chapter, where you told the careers’ teacher that you already had a job as a Dolphin Trainer, although it was far from the truth. I like the way your mind wanders from one thing to another in your past life; for instance, you tell us about leaving school, remember some of the things that happened there, such as the murder of a girl by her brother on the games field; and then go off to tell us about the murder you were involved in yourself. This is told in such a light, entertaining way that we hardly realise what a serious business it was. You are a skillful writer, with a relaxed, easy narrative voice, and you hook us in quickly to want to read more. Backed.

Gerry McCullough, Belfast Girls.

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