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Description - High by Brian O'Dea

Abused as a child by his local priest, Brian O'Dea, a once ordinary young man, became a rebel, using and selling drugs for the escape and excitement they offered. Soon he was operating a $100 million a year, 120-man business, and had developed a terrifying cocaine addiction. Eventually he quit the trade i i and the drugs i i and was working with recovering addicts in Santa Barbara, when the authorities finally caught up with him. Extracts of Brian's prison diary i i perceptive, funny and alarming i i are interleaved with a vivid re-telling of his outlaw years and the ultimate recognition of the things in his life that were worth living for.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780753512562
ISBN-10: 0753512564
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 129mm x 23mm)
Pages: 352
Imprint: Virgin Books
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Publish Date: 7-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Brian O'Dea

Brian O'Dea is a film and television producer in Toronto, where he lives with his wife and son.

Books By Brian O'Dea

High by Brian O'Dea
Paperback, May 2009