MOOSE HIDE BOOKS
OUT OF THE GUTTER
Biography, 144 pg, (youth to adult)
This book is a biography of the author’s grandfather. Follow a child from the earliest time of awareness to his adult life. Life is not always easy. In the case of the grandfather of this story, his life was a collection of troubles compounded by the fate of life cast upon him. At a very young age he was left in charge of himself and his sisters. The mysterious death of his parents. His need to survive through life. A brush with the law, drinking, bad influences and the need to climb out of the gutter plagued his life. Follow his self destruction on each and every page. There is a price to pay for his wayward ways and he has paid dearly. The only jubilation comes when he takes back control of his life and sets his mind to take on the task of helping his fellow man.
This book is truly an inspirational story that all misguided youths should read.
Following this man’s life unfold, I felt that there would be no hope for him. There is always hope when one reaches for a life-line.
I felt sorry for the boy, hated the youth, respected the man of redemption.