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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

Author Dave Pelzer

Pages 200

Publisher Health Communications

Published Date 2015-08

ISBN 0757319106 9780757319105

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cherrye_moore shared a tip "It was really heavy and emotional but I'm glad to have read it."

amanda_castro_5847 shared a tip "Heartbreaking, tearjerker why should any child deal with any harm at a young age"

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cynthia_dixon shared a tip "I admire this child’s strength and determination to get through all the hardships."

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ashley_moser_1887 shared a tip "Good reality check."

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autumn_diemert_2731 shared a tip "Heartbreaking yet inspiring story. Must read."

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courtney_monahan_9002 shared a tip "I couldn’t put this book down have read it many times cry every time"

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marla_marzolf shared a tip "Brace yourself for a horrible story, beautifully told."

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barbara_downes shared a tip "You have to read all 3 books. I have read them multiple times and cry each time"

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