‘Blown for Good’ is Marc Headley’s autobiography, documenting him growing up in a family influenced by Scientology, joining the Sea Organization and finally. “Marc Headley, a former insider at the church, has written a tell-all book, called Blown for Good, about his 15 years of work with Scientology. And folks you. The latest Tweets from Marc Headley (@blownforgood). Blown for Good, my book on my 15 years @ Scientology Int HQ & eventual escape is on sale.

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Nov 17, Casey rated it really liked it. Like, full-time not just helping out after the church Sunday potluck. This book follows the author from when he was a teenager in the late 80’s, and his parents went off to join the Church of Scientology, leaving hi This is a memoir about a member of the Church of Scientology who escaped in and was declared a hradley person” by Scientology.

The COB wants one of two things from you. It is unnerving to think that heinous people like David Miscavige exist and that they have control over others. Awesome story of bravery Loved it! Retrieved from ” https: But we never hear abo While this is not a well-written book, I found it interesting to hear from someone trapped in Scientology’s Sea Org without having a strong belief in it. Book of the Year Awards.

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As is no surprise to anyone, Tom Cruise pops up a lot. The Sound of Gravel. One of the housemates asked about Scientology and she said the best way to find out is to read a book. Ron Hubbard, built two decades after his controversial death.


Most of its members are current Scientologists’ family members, besides the high profile members such as Tom Cruise, John Travolta and others. There are so many acronyms headlwy abbreviations, it’s an entirely new language. It is the home of Scientology’s current leader, David Miscavige. This research was done Lawrence Wrightand it seems that it pretty much checks out. Are the stories on the Internet true?

Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Ron Hubbard, and the ascension of David Miscavige. View all 3 comments.

Blown for Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology by Marc Headley

The language is a bit clunky here and there and when combined with the dense, information-laden text, it makes for slow reading. Hats off to Marc Headley!

Marc Headly’s story is also infuriating but there mxrc whole other element to his tale that literally made me feel physically ill. You submitted the following rating and review.

Scientology tell-alls are an admittedly very narrow genre, but this is easily the macr of that glod 4 of 4 people found this review helpful. Aside from that minor issue, the book was a great read listen.

This was a very interesting book about what it is like on the inside of Scientology. Decades of service meant nothing, all of their successes would be invalidated in a heartbeat over minor disagreements or executive fiat. So what really happens at the Int Base?


Blown for Good: Behind the Iron Curtain of Scientology

Recently Kirstie Alley appeared on the UK version of celebrity big brother. That makes me angry. Again, just deal with it. Are the stories on the internet true? Was she happy, sad, supportive, in the RPF, etc etc? If you have read about Scientology in the ehadley, you’ll enjoy this one!

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The story he tells is what it’s really like to work, day in and day out, in such a strange organization, from the lowliest laborer mucking out excrement in a Gold Base pond to what kind of luxuries the celebrities and high-ranking members enjoy.

The only book to examine the origins of Scientology’s current leader, Ruthless tells the revealing story of David Miscavige’s childhood and his path to the head seat of the Church of Scientology, told through the eyes of his father. Jul 11, Jacquelyn rated it really liked it Shelves: I am shocked this treatment is allowed to go on in America.