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Still Waters
Still Waters
by Jennifer Lauck
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The Washington Post Lauck's writing is admirably unadorned, never distracting attention from her gripping story.... (read more)

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Found: A Memoir
Found: A Memoir
by Jennifer Lauck
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Found is Jennifer Lauck's sequel to her New York Times bestseller Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found. More than one woman's search for her biological parents, Found is a story of loss, adjustment, and survival. Lauck's investigation into her own... (read more)

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A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness
A Man Named Dave: A Story of Triumph and Forgiveness
by Dave Pelzer
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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 that began with A Child Called "It" and The Lost Boy. "All those years you... (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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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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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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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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In My Father's Arms: A True Story of Incest (Living Out)
In My Father's Arms: A True Story of Incest (Living Out)
by Walter De Milly
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To the outside world, Walter de Milly’s father was a prominent businessman, a dignified Presbyterian, and a faithful husband; to Walter, he was an overwhelming, handsome monster. This paperback of In My Father’s Arms: A True Story of Incest... (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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Tiger, Tiger: A Memoir
Tiger, Tiger: A Memoir
by Margaux Fragoso
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One summer day, Margaux Fragoso swam up to Peter Curran at a public swimming pool and asked him to play. She was seven; he was fifty-one. When Curran invited her and her mom to see his house, the little girl found a child's dream world, full of odd pets... (read more)

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No Place to Cry: The Hurt and Healing of Sexual Abuse
No Place to Cry: The Hurt and Healing of Sexual Abuse
by Doris Van Stone
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DORIS VAN STONE is a graduate of St. Paul Bible Institute. She works with Precept Ministries of Chattanooga, Tennessee, and travels widely in a ministry of testimony, Bible teaching, and counseling. She is co-author of Dorie: The Girl Nobody Loved and No... (read more)

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The Road Through Wonderland: Surviving John Holmes
The Road Through Wonderland: Surviving John Holmes
by Dawn Schiller
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Painstakingly honest, this chilling memoir reveals how a teenager became immersed in the bizarre life of legendary porn star John Holmes. Starting with a childhood that molded her perfectly to fall for the seduction of “the king of porn,” this... (read more)

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The Girl Among Thorns: Why Did She Stay So Long
The Girl Among Thorns: Why Did She Stay So Long
by Linda Settles
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How can we understand the debilitating effects of incest, abandonment, and neglect? Many people ask Why did shestay so long when they learn about yet another womanwho has disclosed the tragic details of bondage, sex slavery, or long-term incest. In this... (read more)

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Little Madhouse on the Prairie: A True-Life Story of Overcoming Abuse and Healing the Spirit
Little Madhouse on the Prairie: A True-Life Story of Overcoming Abuse and Healing the Spirit
by Marion Elizabeth Witte
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Little Madhouse on the Prairie is Marion Witte's compelling chronicle of growing up as an abused child on a North Dakota farm in the 1950s. Her story begins, however, two generations earlier, when her immigrant grandparents struggled to eke out a living... (read more)

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Silent No More: Victim 1's Fight for Justice Against Jerry Sandusky
Silent No More: Victim 1's Fight for Justice Against Jerry Sandusky
by Aaron Fisher
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Victim 1, at fourteen years of age, spoke up against Jerry Sandusky in the Penn State scandal. Now, for the first time, he tells his harrowing and inspiring story.... (read more)

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A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse
A Brother's Journey: Surviving a Childhood of Abuse
by Richard B Pelzer
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- A Brother's Journey will appeal to the same audience that made #1 New York Times bestsellers of Dave Pelzer's popular novels: A Child Called "It" (Health Communications, 1995), The Lost Boy (Health Communications, 1997), and A Man Named Dave (E.P... (read more)

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Found
Found
by Jennifer Lauck
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Found is Jennifer Lauck's sequel to her New York Times bestseller Blackbird: A Childhood Lost and Found. More than one womans search for her biological parents, Found is a story of loss, adjustment, and survival. Laucks investigation into her own... (read more)

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Scared Silent: The Mildred Muhammad Story
Scared Silent: The Mildred Muhammad Story
by Mildred Muhammad
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In this riveting memoir, Mildred Muhammad, the former wife of convicted D.C. Sniper John Muhammad, breaks her silence about the domestic violence she suffered during their marriage and the tragic events that occurred after their divorce, which led up to... (read more)

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The Privilege of Youth: A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
The Privilege of Youth: A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
by Dave Pelzer
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From A Child Called “It” to The Lost Boy, from A Man Named Dave to Help Yourself, Dave Pelzer’s inspirational books have helped countless others triumph over hardship and misfortune.  In The Privilege of Youth, he shares the... (read more)

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