Commercial inspirational memoir with a twist: a little boy is abused and sold into prostitution. Twenty years later, Devane is a successful lawyer who agrees to defend the man who abused him.
<p>John grew up in poverty in Limerick, Ireland, in the 1960s. Fatherless, and with a family in chaos, John fell prey to the predatory clutches of a neighbour, setting off a cycle of sexual abuse that eventually led to being sold as a teenage prostitute.</p><br /><p>Against all odds, John put himself through college and became a lawyer. But there was no escaping his past. One day, a man arrived in desperate need of representation and failed to recognise John as the boy he'd once abused. Now John had a choice to make...</p><br /><p><i>Nobody Heard Me Cry</i> is both a devastating expose of a stolen childhood and an unforgettable story of survival. Most of all, it is a heartfelt plea to hear the cries of other children in need.</p>