Author Oliver Taylor’s new book “Butterfly in a Hurricane” is a candid memoir of a challenging life and his triumph over addiction, incarceration, and homelessness

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Recent release “Butterfly in a Hurricane” from Page Publishing author Oliver Taylor is a deeply personal reflection on a childhood marked by a dysfunctional family, his expulsion from high school, and the out-of-controlled alcohol and drug use that derailed a once-promising basketball career. Taylor recalls with clear-eyed honesty the repeated conflicts with the law that led to his incarceration and, ultimately, rehabilitation and renewal.

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Oliver Taylor is a longtime resident of California who played basketball at Cal Poly Pomona before dropping out and facing jail and homelessness. He has published his latest book “Butterfly in a Hurricane”: an inspiring true story of personal salvation.

The author writes, “This book was originally handwritten, taking 972 notebook pages. It is a compilation of experiences throughout my life.”
Published by Page Publishing, Oliver Taylor’s engrossing book is both a cautionary tale illustrating the devastating impact of poor parenting and drug use on a young person’s potential for success, and an inspiring message of hope for those stuck in a cycle of addiction, incarceration, and poverty.
Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “Butterfly in a Hurricane” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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