• The Woman I Was Born to Be

  • My Story
  • By: Susan Boyle
  • Narrated by: Elaine C. Smith
  • Length: 3 hrs and 12 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 10-12-10
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio
  • 4.5 out of 5 stars 4.4 (18 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

In April 2009 a modest, middle-aged woman from a village in Scotland was catapulted to global fame when the YouTube video of her audition for Britain’s Got Talent touched the hearts of millions all over the world. From singing karaoke in local pubs to a live performance with an 80-piece orchestra in Japan’s legendary Budokan Arena, and a record-breaking debut album, Susan Boyle has become an international superstar.
This astonishing transformation has not always been easy for her as she is faced with all the trappings of celebrity, but in the whirlwind of attention and expectation, she has always found calm and clarity in music. Susan was born to sing. Now, for the first time, she tells the story of her life and the challenges she has struggled to overcome with faith, fortitude, and an unfailing sense of humor.
©2010 Speur, Ltd. All right reserved. (P)2010 Simon & Schuster, Inc. All rights reserved.
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5 out of 5 stars
By Mary Overton on 05-17-18

Absolutely Beautiful!

I have been a fan of Susan Boyle from the first time I heard her sing. Hearing about her family and her life has made me love her even more. Susan is inspiring, gracious, and so kind. Every song she sings gets better! She is an inspiration to me! Thank you Susan Boyle for being you!

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5 out of 5 stars
By KMK on 01-30-15

Inspirational!

Susan Boyle has a beautiful voice but more importantly she has a beautiful soul. She has reminded me that faith is so important and all of us are special with gifts and talents to share. I highly recommend this book especially if one has struggled with disabilities.

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