I Beat the Odds: From Homelessness, to The Blind Side, and Beyond
by Oher, Michael
The football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth. Michael Oher is the young man at the center of the true story depicted in The Blind Side movie (and book) that swept up awards and accolades. Though the odds were heavily stacked against him, Michael had a burning desire deep within his soul to break out of the Memphis inner-city ghetto and into a world of opportunity. While many people are now familiar with Oher's amazing journey, this is the first time he shares his account of his story in his own words, revealing his thoughts and feelings with details that only he knows, and offering his point of view on how anyone can achieve a better life. First edition. Light rubbing to rear jacket. Gotham, 2011. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. (Inventory #: 2196139)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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