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The Inspiring, true story of one man's journey through loss and love, told with humor and heroism. A survivor of child abuse, upheaval and 13 foster homes, Tom Watson learned at an early age to overcome adversity. Rescued at the age of five by the Watson family, he found new hope and love that helped to heal his deep physical and emotional wounds. Encouraged by a community of supporters, Tom learned vital lessons in patience, perseverance, laughter and tradition. Years later, these lessons would be put to the ...

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Overview

The Inspiring, true story of one man's journey through loss and love, told with humor and heroism. A survivor of child abuse, upheaval and 13 foster homes, Tom Watson learned at an early age to overcome adversity. Rescued at the age of five by the Watson family, he found new hope and love that helped to heal his deep physical and emotional wounds. Encouraged by a community of supporters, Tom learned vital lessons in patience, perseverance, laughter and tradition. Years later, these lessons would be put to the ultimate test as Tom faced heartbreaking losses that threatened to destroy him. A stunning revelation of one man's determination to live life to its fullest, Man Shoes demonstrates that new beginnings are possible at any age and at any stage of life, no matter what obstacles get in the way. This story is an important reminder that we can live a better life and influence others to do the same! A must read for men of all ages, and for the women who love them.

 

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781599321745
  • Publisher: Advantage Media Group
  • Publication date: 5/14/2011
  • Pages: 228
  • Sales rank: 1,492,220
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Tom Watson is the Founder of Your Better Life, a company committed to empowering people to achieve greater success and live better, more fulfilled lives. Tom is also the Owner and President of Recreation Excellence, a highly successful recreation services and facility management company in Western Canada. Backed by a Masters Degree and three decades of upper level management experience, Tom is a dynamic coach, sought-after international speaker, creative consultant and positive team leader. He and his lovely wife Kathy are the proud parents of three sons, Brad, Kelly and Jordan. Tom and his family live in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.

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Table of Contents

Foreword Pat Williams 7

Prologue: A Song Can Speak to You 11

Chapter 1 The Story Before the Story 17

Chapter 2 The Lost Years 31

Chapter 3 The Ultimate Fresh Star 41

Chapter 4 The Parenting Game 59

Chapter 5 The Declaration 79

Chapter 6 The Sixth Floor 95

Chapter 7 The Road Trip 119

Chapter 8 The New Beginning 141

Chapter 9 The New Kid in the House 155

Chapter 10 A Twist on Traditions 165

Chapter 11 The Ten-Mile Talk 179

Chapter 12 The Final Week 189

Epilogue: The Need to Live Now 203

The Acknowledgements Story 211

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