Thorns of Chester Street

Thorns of Chester Street is Shawn’s candid story about overcoming the terrors of the past and finding the courage to come out of the shadows. In writing his book, Shawn’s goal was to paint an honest, and intimate portrait of his journey to self-compassion, forgiveness, and emotional healing. Much of Shawn’s story is challenging to read, but hope, resilience, and optimism shines through and will inspire you to embark on your own journey of hope.

Proceeds from the sale of this book benefits the Chester Street Foundation.

“An affecting tale of triumph over brutal debasement.”

Kirkus Reviews

“Well-written and courageously honest, Thorns of Chester Street is a good fit for anyone looking to read an inspiring story.”

The Book Review Directory

“Amazing life-story about strength, resilience, courage, and most of all, faith. I could not put this book down.”

Amazon Review