Bob Turney must be the first 'dunce'-and from the wrong side of the tracks-to win a debate at the Oxford Union, to have addressed assembly at Eton College, been welcomed as a guest at No. 10 Downing Street, dined at the House of Lords and whose existing writings are in regular use at universities in the UK and abroad. In this captivating and very readable book Bob tells how he overcame multiple disadvantages: dyslexia, being wrongly categorised as educationally subnormal, drug and alcohol misuse and 20 years on-and-off as a ...

The Idiot Boy 2015, Waterside Press, Winchester

ISBN-13: 9781909976252

2nd Revised edition


The Idiot Boy 2012, Waterside Press, Winchester

ISBN-13: 9781904380818