By Bob Beckel, John David Mann
From renowned television character Bob Beckel, a deeply relocating, redemptive memoir approximately his existence as a political operative and diplomat, his lengthy fight with alcohol and medicine, and his not going trip to discovering faith.
Growing up negative in an abusive domestic, Bob Beckel discovered to be a survivor: to prevent clash, masks his emotions, and to lie--all abilities that served him good in Washington, the place he may develop into the youngest-ever Deputy Assistant Secretary of country and deal with Walter Mondale's 1984 presidential crusade.
But Beckel used to be residing a double lifestyles. On January 20, 2001--George W. Bush's first Inauguration Day--he hit all-time low, waking up within the psych ward. Written with eye-catching honesty, Beckel chronicles how his addictions approximately killed him until eventually he discovered assist in an unforeseen best friend, conservative Cal Thomas, who helped him locate religion, get sober, and get his existence again on the right track.