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A Child Called It
A Child Called It
by Dave Pelzer
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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... (read more)

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The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family
The Lost Boy: A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family
by Dave Pelzer
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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... (read more)

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The Gift of Fear: Survival Signals That Protect Us from Violence
The Gift of Fear: Survival Signals That Protect Us from Violence
by Gavin De Becker
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Through dozens of compelling examples from his own career, security expert Gavin deBecker teaches readers how to read the signs of impending danger by using their most basic--but often most discouraged--survival skill: intuition. This book provides a... (read more)

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The Scarred Soul: Understanding & Ending Self-Inflicted Violence
The Scarred Soul: Understanding & Ending Self-Inflicted Violence
by Tracy Alderman
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It happens whenever a person deliberately and repeatedly cuts or burn themselves, or purposefully hurts themselves in some other way. It's disturbing and dangerous behavior, and so hard to stop that many researchers consider it a kind of addiction. This... (read more)

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Allies in Healing: When the Person You Love Is a Survivor of Child Sexual Abuse
Allies in Healing: When the Person You Love Is a Survivor of Child Sexual Abuse
by Laura Davis
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< center> But what about me?< br> Is it possible to go one day without dealing with the survivor's issues?< br> Will we ever make love again?< br> Will the survivor love me in the end?< br> How do I know if I should throw in... (read more)

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Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found
Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found
by Jennifer Lauck
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To young Jenny, the house on Mary Street was home -- the place where she was loved, a blue-sky world of Barbies, Bewitched, and the Beatles. Even her mother's pain from her mysterious illness could be patted away with powder and a kiss on the cheek. But... (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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Lucky
Lucky
by Alice Sebold
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Once in a while a book so captures the public imagination it becomes a benchmark of the collective psyche. Last summer's The Lovely Bones is a perfect example. Something about this story narrated from heaven by a young girl learning to cope after 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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Becoming Anna is the poignant memoir of the first sixteen years in the life of Anna Michener, a young woman who fought a painful battle against her abusive family. Labeled "crazy girl" for much of her childhood, Anna suffered physical and emotional... (read more)

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Spouse Abuse: A Treatment Program for Couples
Spouse Abuse: A Treatment Program for Couples
by Peter H Neidig
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A thoroughly tested treatment program designed to be used with individual couples or groups of couples. Offers a skill-building training format that utilizes 40 interrelated behavioral and written exercises. The book includes reproducible worksheets... (read more)

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The Verbally Abusive Man: Can He Change?: A Woman's Guide to Deciding Whether to Stay or Go
The Verbally Abusive Man: Can He Change?: A Woman's Guide to Deciding Whether to Stay or Go
by Patricia Evans
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Practical applications and the latest clinical research are combined with the trademark support and assurance of the author in this guide that provides victims of verbal abuse the tools they need to transform their relationships. Original. 75,000 first... (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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Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
by Alice Miller
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In direct opposition to the Freudian drive theory, the author of the best-selling The Drama Of The Gifted Child believes that children, at birth, are inherently good, and she traces all forms of criminal deeds to past mistreatments.... (read more)

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A Conspiracy of Love: Living Through and Beyond Childhood Sexual Abuse
A Conspiracy of Love: Living Through and Beyond Childhood Sexual Abuse
by Wendy Read
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Though this book is intended to speak primarily to adults who have suffered childhood sexual abuse, anyone who seeks to find meaning in suffering, or who grapples with the concepts of evil and holiness, will appreciate the truth and wisdom contained in... (read more)

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Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul
Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul
by Alissa Lukara
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Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul chronicles author Alissa Lukara's no-holds-barred 12-year quest to reclaim her life from a debilitating, presumably incurable illness, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and the trauma of childhood sexual abuse. In this raw... (read more)

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Battered Woman's Survival Guide: Breaking the Cycle
Battered Woman's Survival Guide: Breaking the Cycle
by Jan Berline Statman
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The Battered Woman's Survival Guide is the most practical, informative resource guide available for victims of domestic violence and for all those who want to help.... (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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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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