Paul chased adventure wherever he could find it, from his wild ride as a hoodlum teen and his drug-and-alcohol fuelled stint working in a strip club to hauling his way up to the elite echelons of the defence forces as an Army Paratrooper and then Navy Clearance Diver. But trouble hunted him down in the form of a brutal shark in February 2009. Paul lost two limbs, and his career as a daredevil Diver was flung into jeopardy.
No Time for Fear: How a shark attack survivor beat the odds
Paul's inspiring story is available from all leading bookstores in Australia, and will be available on Amazon & Penguin US websites from Dec 2011 and in US stores from April 2012.