Love You To Bits And Pieces. Life With David Helfgott.
Helfgott Gillian With Tanskaya Alissa.
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Cover Type: Softcover
Book Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Publisher: Penquin Books Australia
Publisher Place: Ringwood
Publisher Year: 1996
Description: 333 pages. Book is in general good condition. There is some light reading wear present, but still a presentable copy. Here Is The Real Story Of Australian Pianist David Helfgott, By The Person Who Knows Him Best. The Accclaimed Movie Shine Tells David's Extraordinary Story From Child Prodigy, Through Tormenting Mental Breakdown, To Triumphant Recovery.
Publishers Description: The biography of David Helfott, a gifted young Australian pianist who suffered a severe mental breakdown and was institutionalized. Although brilliant and charismatic, he was insecure and reliant on anti-psychotic medication, but eventually overcame his illness to achieve artistic greatness. This story was written by his wife Gillian, who tells of the powerful bond between them and of sharing her life with a man who came through the darkness of his past.