Scarred: A Memoir

Scarred A Memoir In seven year old George Molho was kidnapped by his own father For a year he survived mental and physical abuse to the point of torture He found it easier to get used tohell instead of hoping

  • Title: Scarred: A Memoir
  • Author: George Molho
  • ISBN: 9781440195136
  • Page: 307
  • Format: Paperback
  • In 1978, seven year old George Molho was kidnapped by his own father For a year, he survived mental and physical abuse to the point of torture He found it easier to get used tohell, instead of hoping that heaven was around the corner George eventually escaped, but surviving the aftermath proved to be much difficult.Past and present are skillfully woven together toIn 1978, seven year old George Molho was kidnapped by his own father For a year, he survived mental and physical abuse to the point of torture He found it easier to get used tohell, instead of hoping that heaven was around the corner George eventually escaped, but surviving the aftermath proved to be much difficult.Past and present are skillfully woven together to connect the pieces of Molho s childhood and adult life that shaped the man he would become The old adage love conquers all is splayed open to reveal the inner workings thatwe all seek to understand George was lucky to learn how to love from his family before his abduction, before his father s cruel version of love was inflicted upon his young body and psyche Later in life, love compels him to reveal all that happened on the mountainside wherehe left his innocence as a boy.It s not about how hard we get hit it s about how much we can take and keep moving forward Scarred is a memoir written by a survivor, intended to empower and embolden all who have suffered, survived, and are ready to be set free This will be known as the book that set the literary genre of memoir free Scarred reads like fiction while shattering the facade of make believe Molho becomes the victor of his past and his triumph is contagious Andrea Afra, Free Press Houston

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    1. An Empowering True StoryWe are most vulnerable to those we love the most. Love is not only blind but it can also blind our defences, leaving us at the mercy of those we hold dearest. Such is the case of the little George, a seven-year-old boy who is taken prisoner by his own father and is forced to survive mental and physical abuse for an entire year until he finally breaks free.Being a memoir, this is the true story of the author. Now a grownup, he armed himself with courage and tackled his tra [...]

    2. A very poignant and touching story about a boy kidnapped by his own father, taken to a remote village in Greece near the Bulgarian border where he was subjected to physical and emotional abuse for a year until his mother's family was finally able to track him down and rescue him. Despite the opening of the book, which chronicles the physical and mental anguish that young George endured, the remainder of the book highlights the cultural nuances and complexities of a Greek-American Jewish-Christia [...]

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