From This Moment On
Now in paperback from superstar Shania Twain, a poignant,heartfelt, and beautifully told account of her hard-scrabblechildhood, rise to worldwide fame, and recent personaltragedies.The world may know Shania Twain as many things: a music legend,a mother, and recently, a fixture in the news for her painful,public divorce and subsequent marriage to a cherished friend. Butin this extraordinary autobiography, Shania reveals that she is somuch more. She is Eilleen Twain, one of five children born intopoverty in rural Canada, where her family often didn’t have enoughfood to send her to school with lunch. She’s the teenage girl whohelped her mother and young siblings escape to a battered woman’sshelter to put an end to the domestic violence in her family home.And she’s the courageous twenty-two-year-old who sacrificed to keepher younger siblings together after her parents were tragicallykilled in a car accident.Shania Twain’s life has evolved from a series of pivotalmoments, and in unflinching, heartbreaking prose, Shania spares nodetails as she takes us through the events that have made her whoshe is. She recounts her difficult childhood, her parents’ suddendeath and its painful aftermath, her dramatic rise to stardom, herdevastating betrayal by a trusted friend, and her joyful marriageto the love of her life. From these moments, she offers profound,moving insights into families, personal tragedies, making sense ofone’s life, and the process of healing. Shania Twain is a singular,remarkable woman who has faced enormous odds and downfalls, and herextraordinary story will provide wisdom, inspiration, and hope foralmost anyone.