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Jonah : my story.

Author: Jonah Lomu; Warren Adler
Publisher: Auckland New Zealand: Hodder Moa, 2013. ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Updated editionView all editions and formats
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"It's 10 years since he played his final match for the All Blacks, but still Jonah Lomu remains the most recognisable rugby face on the planet. In this much awaited update to his 2004 best-selling biography, Jonah talks about the highs and lows of that last decade with candour and honesty. Packed with astonishing revelations, including the split with his long-time manager, the breakdown of his marriage and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jonah Lomu; Jonah Lomu
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonah Lomu; Warren Adler
ISBN: 9781869712945 1869712943
OCLC Number: 843405475
Notes: Revision of 2004 edition.
Description: 383 pages, 32 pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 24 cm
Contents: Revision of 2004 edition.-2014 New Zealand Post Book Awards --
2013/14 Nielsen Bestsellers -Includes bibliographical references.-"It's 10 years since he played his final match for the All Blacks, but still Jonah Lomu remains the most recognisable rugby face on the planet. In this much awaited update to his 2004 best-selling biography, Jonah talks about the highs and lows of that last decade with candour and honesty. Packed with astonishing revelations, including the split with his long-time manager, the breakdown of his marriage and the deeply moving reconciliation with his father, Jonah is also open about his on-going health problems. He details his brave battle with nephrotic syndrome, which eventually led to a kidney transplant and talks about his current health situation, which sees him again in complete renal failure and requiring a second transplant. Despite the cruel hand Jonah Lomu has been dealt, he remains cheery and optimistic, sharing the good times along with the bad, including his joy at becoming a father and how his two young sons have helped save him from the dark times" --
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"It's 10 years since he played his final match for the All Blacks, but still Jonah Lomu remains the most recognisable rugby face on the planet. In this much awaited update to his 2004 best-selling biography, Jonah talks about the highs and lows of that last decade with candour and honesty. Packed with astonishing revelations, including the split with his long-time manager, the breakdown of his marriage and the deeply moving reconciliation with his father, Jonah is also open about his on-going health problems. He details his brave battle with nephrotic syndrome, which eventually led to a kidney transplant and talks about his current health situation, which sees him again in complete renal failure and requiring a second transplant. Despite the cruel hand Jonah Lomu has been dealt, he remains cheery and optimistic, sharing the good times along with the bad, including his joy at becoming a father and how his two young sons have helped save him from the dark times"--Publisher's information.

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