'Shh! 'Don't Tell'; A True Story Of Survival

eBook (PDF), 285 Pages
(11 Ratings)
Price: $12.43
In 1959 my mother became ill from TB and we were left in the care of my father and grandmother. The ISPCC deemed my father an unfit parent to look after us and as a result, my sisters and I were sentenced to 14 years in Pembroke Alms Industrial School where we were placed in the care of the Sisters of Mercy. While there, my sisters and I were subjected to horrendous, almost unimaginable cruelty and abuse, both physically and mentally, the scars of which I still feel today
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  • By Nessa Lawless
    Jul 17, 2011
    Congratulations Miriam on telling your story I could not put the book down I read it in two days. Most of the pages are wet with my tears I can't believe you have suurvuved to tell your story in such a inspirational way. I totally feel inspired by your writting . i had a difficult childhood myself. your story should be sold in every bookstore in the world. a definate best seller .
  • By Sheila Ronan
    Jul 12, 2011
    Miriam your story in one of inspiration and courage.I am shocked as to what you have had to suffer as a child in the industrial school. and the way you have written it comes across with such love for everyone. I am hounerd to know you.You are a walking angel. I will recommend this book to anyone who feels they have no self worth xxx
  • By Matthew Roche
    Jul 8, 2011
    the most hoffifying book I have ever read, in parts I could feel my blood run cold and had to put it down. How anyone can remain sane after an ordeal such as miriam has been through is beyond me. an amazing story of what our clergy is capable of and the terror the inflicted on innocent children. well done miriam, you are an angel on earth.
  • By Margaret molloy
    Jul 4, 2011
    Iknow this lady very well what i did not know is what she has been through I am shocked as to what i have read. Miriam is an inspiration to everyone male and female and always has a good word to say about everyone I do feel this book will be a best seller congratulation Miriam well done you should be so proud of yourself Miriam your a wonderful neighbour Miriam you are a strong and kind person. i am so priviliged to know you Your book has inspired me in many ways You have always a kind word for everyone. My children feel the same a definate read for anyone a little tinkerbell love you lots and lots xxx
  • By Robert Long
    Jun 29, 2011
    A fantastic story Well done !
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1st edition
September 27, 2011
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