The Bleaks

A Memoir

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The Bleaks is the true story of a harrowing nightmare into which writer Paul Illidge’s life is plunged one summer night, when a police drug-squad raids his suburban house, arrests him and his two...

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"I read The Bleaks in almost one sitting. It is a compelling tale that drew the reader along with at times arm-gripping intensity. I especially appreciated the every-day treatment of the topic of...

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