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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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When Katie Wakes
When Katie Wakes
by Connie May Fowler
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This searing memoir tells the story of how an abused woman found the courage to leave and to transform her life. Not just a memoir of abuse, however, this is also a book about love, first of the adoring Labrador puppy named Kateland, and later of Mika, a... (read more)

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Beyond Our Control: Restructuring Your Life After Sexual Assault
Beyond Our Control: Restructuring Your Life After Sexual Assault
by Leila Rae Sommerfeld
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Many women are waiting for help. Maybe you are too. The statistics are startling: 12-38 percent of women have experienced sexual abuse and over the next decade, more than 900,000 women and 28 million children will become victims. Sexual abuse is not... (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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Child Sexual Abuse: The Search for Healing
Child Sexual Abuse: The Search for Healing
by Christopher Bagley
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A comprehensive overview of the causes, treatment and prevention of child sexual abuse which approaches the problem from the perspective of the victims, their families and the offenders themselves.... (read more)

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Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse (Jossey-Bass Social & Behavioral Science)
Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse (Jossey-Bass Social & Behavioral Science)
by Eliana Gil
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A direct, informed approach involving all family members An invaluable guide for enhancing your skills when working with families in which child abuse has occurred. Systemic Treatment of Families Who Abuse addresses both the symptoms and precipitating... (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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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. Dutton,... (read more)

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The White House Boys: An American Tragedy
The White House Boys: An American Tragedy
by Roger Dean Kiser
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Hidden far from sight, deep in the thick underbrush of the North Florida woods are the ghostly graves of more than thirty unidentified bodies, some of which are thought to be children who were beaten to death at the old Florida Industrial School for Boys... (read more)

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On Playing a Poor Hand Well: Insights from the Lives of Those Who Have Overcome Childhood Risks and Adversities
On Playing a Poor Hand Well: Insights from the Lives of Those Who Have Overcome Childhood Risks and Adversities
by Mark Katz
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Drawing upon research examining life's trajectories, Mark Katz identifies sources of protection, strength, and understanding - the cards that enable some children to "beat the odds." He encourages therapists, educators, and other child caretakers 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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No Visible Wounds : Identifying Non-physical Abuse of Women By Their Men (95 Edition)
No Visible Wounds : Identifying Non-physical Abuse of Women By Their Men (95 Edition)
by Mary Susan Miller
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DOES YOUR PARTNER . . . * have sudden outbursts of anger or rage? * become jealous without reason? * prevent you from seeing friends and family? * deny you access to family assets such as bank accounts, credit cards, or the car? * control all finances... (read more)

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To Have and to Hurt to Have and to Hurt: Recognizing and Changing, or Escaping, Patterns of Abuse in Recognizing and Changing, or Escaping, Patterns o
To Have and to Hurt to Have and to Hurt: Recognizing and Changing, or Escaping, Patterns of Abuse in Recognizing and Changing, or Escaping, Patterns o
by Angela Browne Miller
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Every year, nearly 2 million injuries and some 1,300 deaths result from so-called intimate partner violence. In this work, psychotherapist Browne-Miller uses vignettes, as well as standing and emerging research, to detail both healthy and hurtful... (read more)

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Love Without Hurt: Turn Your Resentful, Angry, or Emotionally Abusive Relationship Into a Compassionate, Loving One
Love Without Hurt: Turn Your Resentful, Angry, or Emotionally Abusive Relationship Into a Compassionate, Loving One
by Steven Stosny
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Are you the victim of a chronic anger, verbal or emotional abuse? Do you constantly second-guess your thoughts and behavior to avoid being hurt or put down by your husband or boyfriend? If you are among the one out of three women trapped in a hurtful... (read more)

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Hungry Hill: A Memoir
Hungry Hill: A Memoir
by Carole Omalle Gaunt
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On a sweltering June night in 1959, Betty O'Malley died from lymphatic cancer, leaving behind an alcoholic husband and eight shell-shocked children--seven sons and one daughter, ranging in age from two to fifteen years. The daughter, Carole, was thirteen... (read more)

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Next Time She'll Be Dead: Battering and How to Stop It
Next Time She'll Be Dead: Battering and How to Stop It
by Ann Jones
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This revised and updated edition of "the most critically acclaimed book" (Publishers Weekly) on domestic violence includes new information on the effect of the 1994 Violence Against Women Act, examines resources on the Internet, and details what you can... (read more)

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Nobody's Boy
Nobody's Boy
by Grover Wilcox
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The incredible story of an abused and neglected boy who became a successful teacher, only to have his very existence threatened by a rare, incurable disease.... (read more)

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Somebody's Someone
Somebody's Someone
by Regina Louise
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What happens to a child when her own parents reject her and sit idly by as others abuse her? In this poignant, heart wrenching debut work, Regina Louise recounts her childhood search for someone to feel connected to. A mother she has never known--but... (read more)

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Unlocking the Secret World: A Unique Christian Ministry to Abused, Abandoned, & Neglected Children
Unlocking the Secret World: A Unique Christian Ministry to Abused, Abandoned, & Neglected Children
by Wayne Tesch
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The authors supply individual Christians and church staff members with detailed information on responding to child abuse they may see in their communities and churches.... (read more)

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Goat: A Memoir
Goat: A Memoir
by Brad Land
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A searing memoir of masculinity, violence, and brotherhood, "Goat" provides an unprecedented window into the emotional landscape of young fraternity men and introduces a writer of uncommon grace and power.... (read more)

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