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That Fry boy / James Fry
Bib ID 6809002
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Fry, James, 1982- author
 
Description London ; Sydney : New Holland, 2015 
©2015 
217 pages ; 24 cm 
ISBN 9781742576725 (paperback)
Summary

From a happy-go-lucky boy being raised in a loving middle class family with the world in front of him, to teen addict and juvenile offender on the cusp of death. The reader is given a rare front row seat into the life of a child who was subjected to years of relentless bullying, along with the devastating downward trajectory that followed as he seeks escape in drugs and alcohol, leading to a ferocious addiction.

Notes

"An insightful and raw memoir" --Cover.

Subjects Fry, James, 1982- -- Childhood and youth.  |  Victims of bullying -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Bullying in schools -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Juvenile delinquents -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Recovering alcoholics -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Drug addicts -- New South Wales -- Biography.  |  Australian
Also Titled

That Fry boy : from a childhood destroyed by bullying and alcohol abuse comes a true story of willpower and recovery amidst a system that failed

Copyright information Copyright © 2015 in cover images: Shutterstock. 

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