This book does not tell a story of a person with a dream, that then did everything to fund that dream, and then become part of one of the worlds most reconised band, this is a gritty life lust story about a drug dealers son, who fought demons throughout his life, escaped death on more than one occassion, and ultimately pushed away everyone he knew.
This is a story about loneliness
It is also a story about friendship, the up and the downs,
From the first page, this compelling account of kiedis's life imerresses you into his childhood years, and takes you through a truelly rollercoaster lifestyle,
If this was to be made into a film, it would certainly be banned from many countries screens, for the detailed honnesty it portrays
He does not make this book all fancy and loving, so the fans think he is the greatest man alive
He tells his fans and all other readers the truth, he doesnt sugar coat any of his words, nor does he try to seek redemption from what he rights, or make excuses for the wrongs
This is one of the best books i have come accross in my life time, i recommend anyone and everyone to read the first chapter of this book, and not put it down, whether you are a fan of his music, or completely disinterested, this book is a real story and a real eye opener.