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Wake Me in the Morning Giles Walker

Wake Me in the Morning

Giles Walker

Published October 17th 2011
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Kindle Edition
265 pages
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“You’re for the high jump. Wake me in the morning—six o’clock.”Wake Me in the Morning is a story of obsessions: The obsession of Harold Forster, who as a teacher and chaplain tormented and abused hundreds of school boys around the world. And theMore“You’re for the high jump. Wake me in the morning—six o’clock.”Wake Me in the Morning is a story of obsessions: The obsession of Harold Forster, who as a teacher and chaplain tormented and abused hundreds of school boys around the world. And the obsession of the author, himself a Forster victim.Giles Walker has spent 30 years hunting down Forster to expose the secret life of a particular kind of monster and the damage he inflicted on young lives.Walker’s personal engagement and the poignant recollections of the victims make “Wake Me in the Morning” a compelling read. Forster played the role of saint in his native England but in truth he was a cruel predator in the rest of the world.ABOUT THE AUTHORGiles Walker is a Montreal film-maker who has directed six feature-length films, two mini-series, and over 100 episodes of various television shows. He was a staff director at the National Film Board of Canada for 20 years. His short drama Bravery in the Field was nominated for an Oscar.