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A Child Called It

A Child Called It
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publsiher : Health Communications, Inc.
  • Release : 01 September 1995
  • ISBN : 1558743669
  • Pages : 184 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 171 ratings
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Summary:
Tells the story of a child's abuse at the hands of his alcoholic mother



A Child Called It

A Child Called It
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Health Communications
  • Release : 01 August 2015
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This book chronicles the unforgettable account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played tortuous, unpredictable games--games that left him nearly dead. He had to learn how to play his mother's games in order to survive because she no longer considered him a son, but a slave; and no longer a boy, but



A Child Called It

A Child Called It
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 January 2010
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This book chronicles the unforgettable account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played tortuous, unpredictable games--games that left him nearly dead. He had to learn how to play his mother's games in order to survive because she no longer considered him a son, but a slave; and no longer a boy, but


Too Close to Me

Too Close to Me
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Rosetta Books
  • Release : 22 August 2014
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The #1 New York Times–bestselling author and child abuse survivor reveals the challenges that he still faces as an adult, as a husband, and as a father. In the blockbuster autobiography A Child Called “It”, Dave Pelzer shared the story of his childhood—one of the most dramatic and extreme stories of child abuse ever prosecuted in the state of California. As a child, Pelzer was beaten, starved, and abused both emotionally and physically by his alcoholic and mentally unstable


The Lost Boy

The Lost Boy
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 January 2010
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Imagine a young boy who has never had a loving home. His only possesions are the old, torn clothes he carries in a paper bag. The only world he knows is one of isolation and fear. Although others had rescued this boy from his abusive alcoholic mother, his real hurt is just begining -- he has no place to call home. This is Dave Pelzer's long-awaited sequel to A Child Called "It". In The Lost Boy, he answers questions and


A Man Named Dave

A Man Named Dave
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 01 October 1999
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A Man Named Dave, which has sold over 1 million copies, is the gripping conclusion to Dave Pelzer’s inspirational and New York Times bestselling trilogy of memoirs that began with A Child Called "It" and The Lost Boy. "All those years you tried your best to break me, and I'm still here. One day you'll see, I'm going to make something of myself." These words were Dave Pelzer's declaration of independence to his mother, and they represented the ultimate act


My Story

My Story
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
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The remarkable trilogy from SUNDAY TIMES No.1 Bestseller Dave Pelzer - now in one volume. A CHILD CALLED 'IT' is Dave Pelzer's story of a child beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played torturous, unpredictable games that left one of her three sons nearly dead. Dave was no longer considered a son, or a boy, but an 'it'. His bed was an old army cot in the basement and when he was allowed food


The Privilege of Youth

The Privilege of Youth
  • Author : Dave Pelzer
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release : 13 January 2005
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Dave Pelzer's bestselling autobiographical trilogy are an international phenomenon. Distressing, heartbreaking and yet inspirational, the fourth in the series guarantees the same level of success. His next book centres on his experience of bullying at school and the friends he made in his neighbourhood who helped him fight back. He tells the story of his high school years when he met two friends who helped him get through the perils and promises of adolescence. It is a story of hope


My Story

My Story
  • Author : David J. Pelzer
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
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THE LOST BOY: The harrowing but ultimately uplifting true story of Dave's journey through the foster-care system in search of a family who will love him.


This Life Is in Your Hands

This Life Is in Your Hands
  • Author : Melissa Coleman
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release : 12 April 2011
GET THIS BOOKThis Life Is in Your Hands

“Lyrical and down-to-earth, wry and heartbreaking, This Life Is in Your Hands is a fascinating and powerful memoir. Melissa Coleman doesn’t just tell the story of her family’s brave experiment and private tragedy; she brings to life an important and underappreciated chapter of our recent history.” —Tom Perrotta In a work of power and beauty reminiscent of Tobias Wolff, Jeannette Walls, and Dave Eggers, Melissa Coleman delivers a luminous, evocative childhood memoir exploring the hope and struggle behind


Diary of a Child Called Souad

Diary of a Child Called Souad
  • Author : Nawal El Saadawi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 May 2016
GET THIS BOOKDiary of a Child Called Souad

Diary of a Child Called Souad is Nawal El Saadawi's first autobiography, written at the age of ten in the form of fiction as she explores her early awakening to the world around her. Now known for her bold spirit and probing mind, El Saadawi in this novel uncovers through a child's eyes the hypocritical values and traditions carried on by family, education, religion, and society. With amazing courage she weaves a tale of the fear, guilt, and repressive compliance


Soul Cravings

Soul Cravings
  • Author : Erwin Raphael McManus
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release : 09 November 2008
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The search of your life is the search for your life. What you are holding right now is an exploration of the human spirit; a journey into our deepest longings, our desires, our needs, our cravings, our souls. Our need for intimacy, meaning, and destiny point to the existence of God and our need to connect with Him. This book will deeply stir you to consider and chase after the spiritual implications of your souls' deepest longings.


A Brother's Journey

A Brother's Journey
  • Author : Richard B. Pelzer
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2005
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Mom has no one like David around to beat on anymore. I am more afraid of her than ever...I get in more trouble for anything I do or say. Now I find that I'm always in trouble and I don't know why. Now that David is gone, I'm afraid that she will try to kill me, like she tried to kill him. I'm afraid that she will treat me like an animal like she did him. I'm afraid that


I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • Author : Maya Angelou
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 21 July 2010
GET THIS BOOKI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. Sent by their mother to live with their devout, self-sufficient grandmother in a small Southern town, Maya and her brother, Bailey, endure the ache