Original Sins

Original Sins: An extraordinary memoir of faith, family, shame and addiction

Biography & True Stories, Literary Biographies
Paperback Published on: 04/05/2023
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Synopsis

Matt Rowland Hill grew up the son of a minister in an evangelical Christian church. It was a childhood fraught with bitter family conflict and the fear of damnation. After a devastating loss of faith in his late teens, Matt began his search for salvation elsewhere, eventually becoming addicted to crack and heroin - an ordeal that stretched over a decade and culminated in a period of hopeless darkness.

Recklessly honest, and as funny as it is grave, Original Sins is an extraordinary memoir of faith, family, shame and addiction. It's about looking for answers to life's big questions in all the wrong places, how hope can arrive in the most unexpected forms, and how the stories we tell might help us survive.

  • Publisher: Vintage Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529113174
  • Number of pages: 320
  • Weight: 259g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 130 x 20 mm

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