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Facing the Dragon - by David Parnell & Amy Hagberg (Paperback)

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Specifications

Number of Pages: 274

Genre: Self Improvement

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Hci

Book theme: Drugs

Author: David Parnell & Amy Hagberg

Language: English

Street Date: December 1, 2010
TCIN: 76950568
UPC: 9780757315237
Item Number (DPCI): 247-03-7861

Description

After more than twenty-three years addicted to methamphetamine and other drugs, David Parnell put an SKS assault rifle under his chin and pulled the trigger.

The blast took off half his face, yet somehow he survived. They called Parnell the "miracle man" at the Nashville hospital where he'd been pronounced clinically dead. Following an afterlife experience where he briefly experienced hell, David woke up in the hospital, and he was changed forever, both physically and emotionally.

In Facing the Dragon, readers will witness the slow, agonizing metamorphosis of a good-looking high school athlete into a violent, drug-dealing, psychotic wife beater whose children were terrified of him. In graphic detail, they will relive his suicide attempts and then walk alongside him as he endures countless surgeries to reconstruct his decimated face and learns how to cope with his hideous disfigurement.

Now thirty-nine, Parnell is clean and sober and is making the most of the second chance he's been given, bringing his message about the dangers of meth and other drugs to schools, prisons, churches, and antidrug organizations around the world as a full-time lecturer.

By experiencing the nightmare of his life---and his brief glimpse of hell--readers will find hope and healing when facing their own life-threatening dragons.

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