Nominated 'Book of the week' - week commencing 22nd October 2007. --Menstuff.org
About the Author
Mary T Cleary is a former nurse who, after witnessing countless examples of men being admitted to A&E with horrific injuries came to realize that the injuries were sustained following unprovoked attacks by their intimate partners. In 1997 she founded, and has since run a charity (Amen in Ireland) for male victims of domestic violence - just one of the many forms of abuse covered in this book. Roy Sheppard is a former BBC national TV and radio reporter in England. He anchored the early evening news in London for many years. He has inerviewed countless celebrities and world leaders. More recently FW de Klerk who was awarded the Nobel Prize (with Nelson Mandela) for bringing an end to Apartheid in South Africa. As well as former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder and Canadian Premier M Cretien. He has been a visiting lecturer at Cranfield School of Management (a leading UK business school) and specializes in chairing extended, highly complex panel discussions at conferences around the world.