Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Flying on Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee

When Carrie Bailee was nine years old, her father sold her into a child prostitution and pornography ring. Flying on Broken Wings is an extraordinary story of resilience and triumph, a testament to one woman's determination, strength and courage to overcome evil.

Buy Flying on Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781922213297
ISBN-10: 1922213292
Format: Paperback / softback
(233mm x 153mm x mm)
Pages: 320
Imprint: Affirm Press
Publisher: Affirm Press
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2014
Country of Publication: Australia

YouTube Videos - Flying on Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee

"SOLD" - Flying On Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee

SOLD. She was nine years old. Carrie Bailee fled a life of sexual abuse in Canada and came to Australia when she was twenty. Once here she was assisted by a number of Australian women, and was ultimately encouraged to apply for refugee status in order to stay in this country. So began her battle to be granted asylum in Australia. Carrie stood before the Refugee Review Tribunal and revealed the dark underbelly of child sexual abuse and organised crime rings in our first-world, affluent neighbourhoods. Watch published author, Carrie Bailee, recount the dark memories but also, her inspiring escape in spoken word. Carrie has recently written an eye-opening and compelling autobiography, pulling back the curtain on a hidden and often avoided world of abuse.


Book Reviews - Flying on Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Flying on Broken Wings book by Carrie Bailee and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


Author Biography - Carrie Bailee

Carrie Bailee currently lives in Melbourne with her two daughters. She is a spoken-word performer, poet, blogger, advocate, workshop facilitator and motivational speaker. Carrie tells her story to honour the capacity of the human spirit to rise above trauma. Her intention in publishing her memoir, Flying on Broken Wings, is to bring awareness to the fact that the severe abuse of children and organised criminal rings exist in our own backyards. Most importantly, to share her message of hope and resilience by transforming the victim trauma story, and speak to the possibility of what can be achieved when we have inner drive, a sense of worth, and the love and support of others in our lives.

Customers Also Bought

Boomerang Books customers who bought Flying on Broken Wings by Carrie Bailee also bought the following titles:

Hollow City by Ransom Riggs
Paperback / softback, February 2015
$16.79 $19.99
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Paperback / softback, July 2013
$16.79 $19.99
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Film Tie-In by Helen Fielding
Paperback / softback, October 2004
$17.99 $19.99
Leaving by Tara Altebrando
Paperback / softback, June 2016
$14.27 $16.99