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Book Review: My Bon Scott by Irene Thornton

January 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

By SUZANNE BUNKER, Rock Club 40 IRENE Thornton, a quiet young girl from Adelaide who loved live music, met Bon Scott in 1971 and married him in 1972. At the time Bon was singing with Adelaide band Fraternity but had dreams of becoming a huge rock star. As we all know, his dreams did come true. This easy to read book is a pleasant insight into the lives of Irene and Bon during their courtship, marriage, separation and divorce. At the conclusion of the book the reader cannot deny that the two loved each other, even after divorce. It is evident that they had a very special bond.  Although they had difficult times, they remained friends right [read on]