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[PDF / Epub] ✅ Blacktown Author Shane Weaver – Songuarachando.co.uk 'The screen door bangs shut The silence that follows is like the collective intake of breath between the split second a guillotine falls and when it thuds home Unable to get a clear shot he rips the b'The screen door bangs shut The silence that follows is like the collective intake of breath between the split second a guillotine falls and when it thuds home Unable to get a clear shot he rips the bed away from the wall I scream as the first lick of the electric cord stings my back 'Imagine a gaggle of little children sitting down to dinner with their mother when suddenly everything goes black You can't see in front of you but you know you must hide Daddy's home He's turned off the lights and he's coming for.

YouAs a boy this was Shane Weaver's waking nightmare And this is where his story begins in Blacktown a raw and powerful memoir of how a boy not only lived through but overcame the life sentence such a terrifying start usually imposes through the unwavering love of his mother a true survivorWeaver becomes an angry young man who learns to channel his rage into boxing going on to become an Australian champion But his victory is short lived Haunted by his past he embraces alcohol and drugs with a terrifying inten.

blacktown pdf Blacktown PDF/EPUBYouAs a boy this was Shane Weaver's waking nightmare And this is where his story begins in Blacktown a raw and powerful memoir of how a boy not only lived through but overcame the life sentence such a terrifying start usually imposes through the unwavering love of his mother a true survivorWeaver becomes an angry young man who learns to channel his rage into boxing going on to become an Australian champion But his victory is short lived Haunted by his past he embraces alcohol and drugs with a terrifying inten.

10 thoughts on “Blacktown

  1. Diane in Australia Diane in Australia says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBShane Weaver grew up with an abusive father Thankfully he also had the love of a strong woman his mother Shane wrote this when he was in his 40s looking back at his childhood his Australian boxing career his alcohol and drug use and how he eventually managed to turn his life around In fact he became the creative director of one of the world's biggest advertising companies3 Stars I liked the book I'm glad I read it


  2. Carol Carol says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBSuch a shocking story and I'm sure it isn't the half of what that family endured at the hands of a poor excuse for a father figure For the children and their mother to live through such a horror childhood I am not surprised that they all ended up with issues and demons to face into their adulthood I wanted so much to see Shane do well when 'good' things and opportunities came his way But at the same time I could see and understand how such an upbringing can make someone so self destructive that they don't realise they have the right to something better when it comes their way His moth


  3. Ramanand Ramanand says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBFrom far off aussie life seems to be cool loving beautiful beach lifeThis book is an eye opener and tell about struggling life of people living on dole or doing min wage unsecured jobs Add to this the drinking culture drugs create havoc in a family life Few people with brave heart intellectual like Shane manage to escape but what about rest I am very keen to hear David Anna Bradley Talullah views and how they doing


  4. Linda Burnham Linda Burnham says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBOh my goodness what a shocking story What some women and children endure at the hands of abusive violent antisocial men is tragic and infuriating The long reaching effects to individuals and to society in general can only be imagined but here Shane Weaver tells the story of his own family and it paints an ugly picture Shane himself died only a year after its publication as a result of the effects of alcohol and drug abuse begun years before in that desolate suburb as an attempt to escape the reality of his home life If ever there was an example needed to illustrate the Spanish proverb that It is better to be alone than badly accompanied this is it Anyone tempted to feel sorry for themself for being single at Christmas should read the story of


  5. Raelene Baget Raelene Baget says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBLearning a little bit about my own backyard was an eye opener


  6. Sarah Christie Sarah Christie says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBThis book really made me sick to my stomach especially for the first 100 pages Big trigger warning for domestic abuse and sexual assault This Australian memoir outlines the life of Shane Weaver growing up in a household in which his step father instills fear wherever he goes In detail he recounts all of the horrific things he underwent and then goes on throughout the novel to how this affected him growing up It made me uestion domestic abuse as a whole I wanted to blame the mom for keeping her kids in that situation with the man she is with I wanted to be angry at the author himself for not being a loving husband and father after the things he went through The flow on affects were really evident and it made me so angry I have to say though that the book was overall just not really for me I hated that Shane didn’t seem to chan


  7. Maxine Maxine says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBI lost interest half way through


  8. Rhonda Rhonda says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBAustralian autobiographical study of growing up in Blacktown Sydney and at the mercy of a brutal step father This is a biography of the boxer Shane Weaver It is pretty brutal but well written active and fast moving Shane Weaver pulls no punches He does not pretend to be any better or worse than he really is A few times I felt uncomfortable with the things he says he has done I believe he is telling the truth no one in their right mind would admit to some of the things he admits to unless it w


  9. Sianne Morrison Sianne Morrison says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBOkaythis one was a bit hard to define Well written but a disturbing story of growing up in Blacktown under a cloud of poverty abuse and violence and the fall out over the following generations of the family Drugs alcoholism abuse suicide and neglect The first half of the book was better than the second half but you just have to finish the book If you like this type of story it is a good read


  10. Cindy Cindy says:

    PDF/EPUB Shane Weaver µ µ Blacktown eBook µ blacktown pdf, Blacktown PDF/EPUBInteresting biography although frustrating reading how some people can again and again fall into the same life traps Shows that loyalty to a mother can sometimes be totally misguided the mother should have removed all of the kids from this situation and the outcomes of their lives could have been totally different


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