An oral history of blues legend Benny Turner, from his birth and early childhood in Gilmer, TX to the family’s move to Chicago, IL and the ultimate birth of his career in the gospel, R&B and blues genres. Surviving extreme poverty in East Texas followed by the shocking transition to urban life in Chicago and then the untimely death of his big brother, bandmate and best friend Freddie King, that is only a portion of the obstacles Benny has survived. This story is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and Benny’s personal and professional triumphs along the way.
Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is a motivating, entertaining and inspirational memoir that will take readers on a captivating and thought-provoking journey while entertaining them at the same time. Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is written by author Benny Turner and Benny throughout Survivor: The Benny Turner Story will take his readers on a journey through many pivotal moments in his life. The journey the reader will encounter is at times shocking because of what Benny experienced; however, Benny’s story is also an uplifting one too in which Benny will motivate you to be the best possible you all while he shares his winning attitude. If you are a reader, who is looking to read a memoir that is unlike anything you read before and laced with memorable moments, then Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is the book for you and should not be missed!
Memoirs combined with musical and poignant themes are my favorite type of books to read. I adore memoirs because they give the reader insight into a person’s fascinating life and when the reader is granted this insight the reader can learn so much from their story, and many readers will be able to learn a lot from Benny’s story in Survivor: The Benny Turner Story. The reader in Survivor: The Benny Turner Story will be whisked away on a journey and Benny is so brilliantly descriptive about what he does that the reader will feel as if they are right there next to him, learning the life lessons he learns along the way and experiencing every moment he does. The reader, thanks to the author’s impeccable descriptions will feel as if they are right there and thanks to the author’s honesty and exploration of the experiences that shaped his life, the reader won’t be able to resist falling in love with Survivor: The Benny Turner Story, and that is why I already have to recommend this gem of a book to read!
Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is a sensational memoir written by Benny Turner, and in his book, he chronicles his life and his evolution. The reader will follow Benny Turner from his birth, to childhood to adulthood and the many adversities that faced him along the way. Benny grew up in Gilmer Texas in extreme poverty; however he eventually moved to Chicago which was a shocking transition thanks to urban life. If this was not hard enough, Benny’s brother passed away which shook his core. This is just one of the many obstacles Benny has faced on his journey, and the reader will get to read his full life story in the wonderful Survivor: The Benny Turner Story!
The profoundness in Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is sensational, and many readers will feel a host of different emotions while reading this book. Benny Turner effortlessly inspires thoughts and feelings in his readers as well as compel them to read from beginning to end. I found myself reading Survivor: The Benny Turner Story at an alarming rate because it was captivating as well as engrossing; Benny’s incredible literature will have you turning the pages frantically, and I adored how he was able to do this. As well as this Benny has written his story in an incredibly compelling and honest way; his beautiful descriptive writing will make the reader feel as if you are right there alongside him, this is how I felt, and because I did, I felt as if I was with Benny on his journey to the top and it made for a sensational read.
Overall Survivor: The Benny Turner Story is an insightful, informative, inspiring book and I would say if you are a reader who is interested in the topics explored in Survivor: The Benny Turner Story, then this book is for you, and so Survivor: The Benny Turner Story gets five stars from me!
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