From Hell to High Waters

by William Thomas

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Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/8/2011

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 124
ISBN : 9781452532752
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 124
ISBN : 9781452532769
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 124
ISBN : 9781452532776

About the Book

A true story of growing up in one of the toughest neighborhoods of Queens, New York. Astoria where the people worked long hard hours six days or sometimes six and a half days at very little pay and no benefits. Where drinking was done on a regular basis and the bars were filled every weekend. Domestic violence ran rampant in those days and was never to be considered a crime, my role model were usually men who smoked, drank and got into fights since that is what I was used to being around not to mention the influence of money and the easy way to obtain it which certain people knew how to do. A place where you learned take care of yourself and become hard or the streets would chew you up and spit you out like you were a piece of bad meat

About the Author

William Thomas a boy who just wanted to be accepted for who he was and to feel like he was equal to his siblings. William ‘s school work wasn’t always the best but he did try hard it still wasn’t good enough.