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By Bob Perry,Stefan Bechtel

After hitting all-time low via habit, bowling legend Bob Perry realized that faith is for those that don't desire to visit hell. Spirituality is for those that have already been there. Perry tells his heart-wrenching, inspiring tale of bowling for the mob and drug and alcohol dependancy in his new e-book, Redemption Alley.

Perry, thought of through many to be some of the most naturally-talented bowlers within the background of the game, had power to turn into the most effective even on the younger age of 12. regrettably, he grew up in Seventies Paterson, New Jersey, the place each person knew a person who was once "connected"--with the mob, that's. rather than education for championships, Perry started doing abnormal jobs for wiseguys and hustling thousands of greenbacks in after-house "action bowling" for John Gotti, who later turned the boss of the Gambino crime family.

Perry's connections with geared up crime ultimately landed him in federal felony, yet now not earlier than he turned hooked on crack cocaine, alcohol, and painkillers and was once homeless at the streets of recent York. eventually, Perry washed up at the seashores of St. Christopher's lodge, a preserve run by means of Franciscan clergymen. It used to be there that he had six fateful encounters with an angelic messenger who nobody else may possibly see--a monk whose message used to be so robust that Bob Perry has now been sober for 22 years.

In Redemption Alley, Perry not just stocks his awesome tale of bowling luck, his harmful organization with hoodlums and gangsters, and his restoration from dependancy, but additionally his inspiring, decades-long non secular quest, and his sober trip again into the bowling world.

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