By Mick Foley
The undisputed king of the literary ring is again with one other handwritten, hardcore domestic run. disregard the ghost author and the pc keyboard - this spell binding memoir is immediately from the pen and laptop paper of the Hardcore Legend, Mick Foley, chronicling the heart-pounding build-up to "Lockdown", some of the most vital fits of his lengthy and storied occupation. Foley's each restrict is established, as he battles again the bold tag-team of pop Time and mom Nature - overcoming a bunch of accidents and severe self-doubts to come back within the ring with one among his all-time favourite foes. along with his trademark combination of wit and knowledge, wildness and heat, Foley dishes formerly untold tales from his impressive lifestyles, together with his transition from WWE to TNA, his ill-fated stint as a tv commentator, his tumultuous courting with Vince McMahon, his techniques on functionality bettering elements in activities, the troubling checklist of wrestlers demise approach too younger, and his soul saving paintings in Sierra Leone.
Raw, dynamic, and unabashedly sincere, COUNTDOWN TO LOCKDOWN charts Foley's wrestling rebirth, and upward thrust to heights that his fanatics idea he could by no means see again.
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