Lucky man a memoir by Fox, Michael J.

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Published by Ebury in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fox, Michael J., -- 1961-,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Parkinson"s disease -- Patients -- Canada -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementMichael J. Fox.
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Pagination260p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18963282M
ISBN 100091879205

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Greg: I wrote “Lucky Man” when I was twelve years old. My mother bought me a guitar and I learned four chords, which were D/G/Am and Em. I wrote the song with those four chords. I don’t really know what promoted me to do it as there was no reason for me to do it.

consider myself a lucky man." Fox's new book is honest and charming, funny and thoughtful. And Not because he's fought his disease bravely, but because he is a better man because of it.

Perhaps I should go through a new phase, the Michael J. Fox phase. Reviewed by ."A Lucky Man is just one of those collections that takes your breath away: the voices we hear, the people we meet, they scratch and pull and ache and rage, revealing secrets we usually keep hidden.

Every line is pitch perfect. Jamel Brinkley is a writer of extraordinary talent." —Daniel Alarcón, author of The King is Always Above the People.He is a very lucky man, indeed.

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