It"s an admission that will appal most mothers but with shocking honesty, a best-selling novelist admits… how I grew to HATE my son


It"s an admission that will appal most mothers but with shocking honesty, a best-selling novelist admits… how I grew to HATE my son

It”s an admission that will appal most mothers but with shocking honesty, a best-selling novelist admits… how I grew to HATE my son

10:27 PM on 31st August 2011

Troubled: Jackie with her son Rob, aged ten, in 1995. She remembers him being an angry and spiteful boy

Troubled: Jackie with her son Rob, aged ten, in 1995. She remembers him being an angry and spiteful boy

Sibling rivalry: Jacqueline with Rob, left, and his younger brother Martin and a friend in 1997. Rob was jealous when his brother was born

Sibling rivalry: Jacqueline with Rob, left, and his younger brother Martin and a friend in 1997. Rob was jealous when his brother was born

Torment: Jacqueline found her son

Torment: Jacqueline found her son”s anger difficult to deal with when he was a teenager and eventually asked him to leave (posed by models)

Rare smiles: Mother and son look happy together in 1997 - and remain that way today after reconciling

Rare smiles: Mother and son look happy together in 1997 – and remain that way today after reconciling