My Left Foot

What about my faithful old friend, my left foot? The foot that had served me so well and which had been my only weapon against despair and defeat through all those years? Could I not use that now? No! That was impossible.

My Left Foot

Christy Brown was born a victim of cerebral palsy. But the hapless, lolling baby concealed the brilliantly imaginative and sensitive mind of a writer who would take his place among the giants of Irish literature. This is Christy Brown's own story. He recounts his childhood struggle to learn to read, write, paint and finally type, with the toe of his left foot. In this manner he wrote his bestseller Down all the Days.

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My Left Foot
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Christy Brown
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-31 - Publisher: Random House

Christy Brown was born a victim of cerebral palsy. But the hapless, lolling baby concealed the brilliantly imaginative and sensitive mind of a writer who would take his place among the giants of Irish literature. This is Christy Brown's own story. He recounts his childhood struggle to learn to read,
My Left Foot
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Christy Brown
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Vintage Books

The life of a victim of cerebral palsy recounting his childhood struggle to learn to read, write, paint, and type with the toe of his left foot which is how he wrote a novel "Down all the days."
My Search
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Susaik Chu
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-16 - Publisher: Trafford Publishing

My Search is the result of over 10 years of research, testing and experimenting to find answers for all the people about allergies and sickness, and how and why they were getting them. The author feels that her work will serve and help people around the world. This book is
A Few Seconds of Panic
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Stefan Fatsis
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-03 - Publisher: Penguin

"An insightful and . . . amusing look at the inner workings of pro football" (The New York Times) from the bestselling author of Word Freak In Word Freak, Stefan Fatsis invaded the insular world of competitive Scrabble players, ultimately achieving an expert-level ranking. Now, in his new book, he
Power Speed Endurance
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Brian Mackenzie
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Victory Belt Publishing

Power, Speed, ENDURANCE is a highly effective training system that has catapulted thousands of endurance athletes to the next level. Developed by CrossFit Endurance founder Brian MacKenzie and featuring instruction from some of the world's top endurance and CrossFit coaches, Power, Speed, ENDURANCE unveils techniques, drills, and training strategies that