ISBN10: 1424549388 ISBN13: 9781424549382 Contributors: McManus, Erwin Raphael (Foreword); Murphey, Cecil Publisher: Broadstreet Pub Group Llc Published: Oct 1 2014 Pages: 224 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 5.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Torn from an idyllic life with extended family in 1960s Alabama, Johnny Turnipseed moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota, with a father he no longer recognized. A.C. Turnipseed's alcoholism and womanizing started a chain reaction of poverty, violence and addiction almost destroying three generations. From lost little boy to gang leader, drug dealer and pimp to one of the nation's most respected pioneers of community restoration, John Turnipseed's story of transformation is told with honesty and hope. Original.