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I Closed My Eyes: Revelations of a Battered Woman
I Closed My Eyes: Revelations of a Battered Woman
by Michele Weldon
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Award-winning journalist Michele Weldon provides a potent antidote to the harried single mom stereotype in this beguiling memoir of raising three sons alone in the face of cancer, an ambitious career, and the shadow of her ex.  Untethered from a... (read more)

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A House Divided: Suspicions of Mother-Daughter Incest
A House Divided: Suspicions of Mother-Daughter Incest
by Paul R Abramson
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Searching for the truth behind these accusations, while reconstructingthis troubling tale from case interviews, trial transcripts, policereports, and other documentary sources, the authors find in thisunusual case an ideal springboard for a serious... (read more)

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How to Cook Your Daughter: A Memoir
How to Cook Your Daughter: A Memoir
by Jessica Hendra
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Her dad wrote bestseller Father Joe – but left out a few things. This is the poignant and ultimately hopeful memoir of a young girl's struggle to live a normal childhood in the '70s, and to overcome sexual abuse by her famous father. Jessica Hendra... (read more)

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Recovering from Religious Abuse: 11 Steps to Spiritual Freedom
Recovering from Religious Abuse: 11 Steps to Spiritual Freedom
by Jack Watts
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Jack Watts confronts one of Christianity’s deepest secrets and shares his own story of religious abuse, revealing the lifelong self-destructive behavior it produced—now in paperback. Jack Watts’s startling personal story of being... (read more)

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Lucky
Lucky
by Alice Sebold
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In a memoir hailed for its searing candor and wit, Alice Sebold reveals how her life was utterly transformed when, as an eighteen-year-old college freshman, she was brutally raped ad beaten in a park near campus. What propels this chronicle of her... (read more)

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Becoming Anna: The Autobiography of a Sixteen-Year-Old
Becoming Anna: The Autobiography of a Sixteen-Year-Old
by Anna J Michener
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Written between the author's 16th and 17th birthdays, this is a diaristic account of growing up with an abusive family and then suffering through years in the mental health system. Michener presents her story in order to give the lie to "the idea that... (read more)

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A Teenager's Journey: Overcoming a Childhood of Abuse
A Teenager's Journey: Overcoming a Childhood of Abuse
by Richard B Pelzer
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Many thousands of readers were moved by Richard B. Pelzer's heart-wrenching memoir, A Brother's Journey, in which he detailed the horrifyingly abusive childhood he endured at the hands of his mother, whose treatment of her children was first revealed by... (read more)

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Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse
Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse
by Linda Mills
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Lawrence W. Sherman, Wolfson Professor of Criminology, Cambridge University “Linda Mills is the indispensable guide to solving the problems of domestic violence. No one can enter the policy debate on these issues in an informed way without reading... (read more)

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I Will Survive: The African-American Guide to Healing from Sexual Assault and Abuse
I Will Survive: The African-American Guide to Healing from Sexual Assault and Abuse
by Lori S Robinson
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In this comprehensive self-help guide, Lori Robinson has created a valuable resource for African-American survivors of sexual assault (as well as their families, friends, and communities). Robinson walks readers through the ways survivors can achieve... (read more)

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Sisters in Pain: Battered Women Speak Out
Sisters in Pain: Battered Women Speak Out
by Elisabeth Beattie
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In 1995 Kentucky governor Brereton Jones granted parole to ten women who had been convicted of killing, conspiring to kill, or assaulting the men who had abused them for years. The media began referring to them as the Sisters in Pain, a name they... (read more)

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Treating Child Abuse and Family Violence in Hospitals: A Program for Training and Services
Treating Child Abuse and Family Violence in Hospitals: A Program for Training and Services
by Kathleen M White
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Outlines a family violence treatment program within a pediatric hospital, with a particular focus on child abuse and neglect. Highlights critical conceptual and prcedural issues, and examines the limits of current clinical knowledge and related... (read more)

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The Stovepipe
The Stovepipe
by Bonnie E Virag
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Bonnie, age four, along with four of her siblings, was taken from her home in rural Canada and placed with the Children's Aid Society. Over the next fourteen years, the children are split up and reunited multiple times, always hoping to find one another... (read more)

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No Place for Abuse: Biblical & Practical Resources to Counteract Violence
No Place for Abuse: Biblical & Practical Resources to Counteract Violence
by Catherine C Kroeger
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Domestic violence is a leading cause of injury and death to women worldwide. One in five women around the globe is physically or sexually abused in her lifetime, and gender violence causes more death and disability among women aged 15 to 44 than cancer... (read more)

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Resolving Sexual Abuse: Solution-Focused Therapy and Ericksonian Hypnosis for Adult Survivors
Resolving Sexual Abuse: Solution-Focused Therapy and Ericksonian Hypnosis for Adult Survivors
by Yvonne M Dolan
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This approach enables clients to find relief from symptoms stemming from or related to the sexual abuse, to alter feelings associated with memories of trauma so that flashbacks become less intrusive, and to develop a positive, practical, and healthy... (read more)

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The Unbreakable Child
The Unbreakable Child
by Kim Michele Richardson
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Kim Richardson's story of surviving abuse at the hands of the Catholic nuns of Kentucky's St. Thomas/St. Vincent Orphanage, and later joining the class action suit brought by forty-four survivors, including her two sisters, which ended in victory. This... (read more)

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Gender Violence and the Press: The St. Kizito Story (African Series No. 67)
Gender Violence and the Press: The St. Kizito Story (African Series No. 67)
by H Leslie Steeves
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On the night of Saturday, July 13, 1991, a mob of male students at the St. Kizito Mixed Secondary School in Meru, Kenya, attacked their female classmates in a dormitory. Nineteen schoolgirls were killed in the melee and more than 70 were raped or gang... (read more)

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If I Am Missing or Dead: A Sister's Story of Love, Murder, and Liberation
If I Am Missing or Dead: A Sister's Story of Love, Murder, and Liberation
by Janine Latus
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Janine Latus is a freelance writer, radio commentator, and regular speaker on domestic abuse issues. She has also taught writing and journalism at several universities and is on the board of directors of the American Society of Journalists and Authors... (read more)

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The End of the World as We Know It: Scenes from a Life
The End of the World as We Know It: Scenes from a Life
by Robert Goolrick
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It was the 1950s, a time of calm, a time when all things were new and everything seemed possible. A few years before, a noble war had been won, and now life had returned to normal. For one little boy, however, life had become anything but "normal." To... (read more)

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No Broken Bones
No Broken Bones
by Gail Morellen
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A grandmother recounts the fight against an irresponsible children's agency director and an interfering Indian tribe to save her granddaughter from abuses the bureaucrats said weren't bad enough.... (read more)

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The Predator Next Door: Detect, Protect and Recover from Betrayal
The Predator Next Door: Detect, Protect and Recover from Betrayal
by Darlene Ellison
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When the FBI arrested her former husband for child predation, Darlene Ellison and her children were devastated. Bit by bit she fought her way back from despair, despite enormous public attention, harsh judgment from outsiders, and her own feelings of... (read more)

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