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The Best Known Unknown John F. Maraglino

The Best Known Unknown

John F. Maraglino

Published October 8th 2011
ISBN : 9781612045924
Hardcover
386 pages
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Anyone who has ever stepped onto a playing field, or looked into his fathers eyes seeking solace in an uncertain world, will enjoy this captivating read. The Best Known Unknown is the memoir of John, a man trying to break away from the depths ofMoreAnyone who has ever stepped onto a playing field, or looked into his fathers eyes seeking solace in an uncertain world, will enjoy this captivating read. The Best Known Unknown is the memoir of John, a man trying to break away from the depths of depression, and the mental and physical abuse he endured from his family. He was born in 1946 in the Bronx, and as a child clings to the lessons and teachings of his father, as he fights through the dysfunction of his mothers family. Stories taught by his father of survival in the streets made John mentally strong, but he lost his father when he was 16. With the lessons he learned, John overcomes the horrors that surround him. A romp through one mans life, with all its attendant joy, sorrow and lessons, The Best Known Unknown brings the reader along for a great ride. With laughter and tears, the irony of life is told from a young boys time with his father, to the fields of sport, where honor is earned through the strength of ones arm and ultimately - the will to overcome. - N. True Light, pharmacist John Maraglinos storytelling and his honesty and charisma make you root for him - and make this a very enjoyable read! The stories run the gamut from funny, sad, touching, heart wrenching, scary, crazy, ridiculous and beyond! You will LOVE THIS BOOK! - Dr. Ronald M. Guberman, New York physician About the Author: John F. Maraglino hopes his story will help others. He lives in White Plains, New York, and is writing his next three books. Publishers website: http: //SBPRA.com/JohnFMaraglino