The Redemption of Danny Trejo

A review of Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption, and Hollywood, by Danny Trejo with Donal Logue

Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption, and Hollywood

If you read this book, Danny Trejo will make you cry. But, of course, if you don’t read this book, there’s a good chance he will come to your house and make you cry anyway.

Just do yourself a favor and read the book.

I first heard about Trejo a few weeks ago and thought it would be an interesting romp with one of the more extreme Hollywood personalities. I knew he had come up through some very harsh circumstances, so I was expecting fun stories of stabbings and wacky gangland antics. The book finally became available through our local library system last week. I added it to my Kindle instantly.

This is not a romp.

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