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Epub Ø I Beat the Odds · From Homelessness Download ñ ➺ [Reading] ➼ I Beat the Odds: From Homelessness, to 'The Blind Side', and Beyond By Michael Oher ➯ – Eyltransferservices.co.uk The football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstM The football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youthMichael 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 has shared 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 lifeLooking back on how he went from being a homeless child in Memphis to playing in the NFL Michael talks about the goals he had for himself in order to break out of the cycle of poverty addiction and hopelessness that trapped his family for so long He recounts poignant stories of growing up in the projects and running from child services and foster care over and over again in search of some familiarity Eventually he grasped onto football as his ticket out of the madness and worked hard to make his dream into a reality But Oher also knew he would not be successful alone With his adoptive family the Touhys and other influential people in mind he describes the absolute necessity of seeking out positive role models and good friends who share the same values to achieve one's dreamsSharing untold stories of heartache determination courage and love I Beat the Odds is an incredibly rousing tale of one young man's uest to achieve the American dre Well written excellent balance and I learned a lot I had foster brothers growing up and wish I would have had his advice back then

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The football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youthMichael 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 has shared 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 lifeLooking back on how he went from being a homeless child in Memphis to playing in the NFL Michael talks about the goals he had for himself in order to break out of the cycle of poverty addiction and hopelessness that trapped his family for so long He recounts poignant stories of growing up in the projects and running from child services and foster care over and over again in search of some familiarity Eventually he grasped onto football as his ticket out of the madness and worked hard to make his dream into a reality But Oher also knew he would not be successful alone With his adoptive family the Touhys and other influential people in mind he describes the absolute necessity of seeking out positive role models and good friends who share the same values to achieve one's dreamsSharing untold stories of heartache determination courage and love I Beat the Odds is an incredibly rousing tale of one young man's uest to achieve the American drea I bought this book after watching the film The Blindside and it really is an even greater look into Mr Oher's life It's also really interesting to see just how different the film is from his actual life and his opinions on all thisMost of all it is a very inspiring against the odds story

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I Beat the Odds From Homelessness to 'The Blind Side' and BeyondThe football star made famous in the hit film The Blind Side reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youthMichael 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 has shared 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 lifeLooking back on how he went from being a homeless child in Memphis to playing in the NFL Michael talks about the goals he had for himself in order to break out of the cycle of poverty addiction and hopelessness that trapped his family for so long He recounts poignant stories of growing up in the projects and running from child services and foster care over and over again in search of some familiarity Eventually he grasped onto football as his ticket out of the madness and worked hard to make his dream into a reality But Oher also knew he would not be successful alone With his adoptive family the Touhys and other influential people in mind he describes the absolute necessity of seeking out positive role models and good friends who share the same values to achieve one's dreamsSharing untold stories of heartache determination courage and love I Beat the Odds is an incredibly rousing tale of one young man's uest to achieve the American dream The book fills the gaps left out in the filmIt showed Michael’s real struggles until he met his adopted familyAlso it tells the reader how his mother and all his siblings were still apart of his life which the filmdoesn’t show