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Survivor: From childhood abuse to a life of crime and prostitution

ISBN 
9781785039263
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R240.00
Published 
August 2019
About the book: 
Victim. Prostitute. Gangster’s Wife. Survivor.
 
Tara grew up in squalor on the island of Alderney. When she was only four, she was sexually abused by one of her mother’s many lovers, a horror that continued for five long years. As a teenager, desperate to escape the toxic environment at home, she fled to London – but was swiftly drawn into working as a prostitute. She became involved with some of London’s most notorious gangsters – even marrying one – but when she realised the danger she was inflicting on her children, she knew she had to find a way to get out.
 
This is the inspiring story of one woman’s will to survive, and to fight for a better life.

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