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The Resource A brother's journey : surviving a childhood of abuse, Richard B. Pelzer

A brother's journey : surviving a childhood of abuse, Richard B. Pelzer

Label
A brother's journey : surviving a childhood of abuse
Title
A brother's journey
Title remainder
surviving a childhood of abuse
Statement of responsibility
Richard B. Pelzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of how one little boy found the courage to survive years of physical abuse-- and how the human spirit can triumph over even the most severe of circumstances. The Pelzer family's secret life of fear and abuse was first revealed in Dave Pelzer's inspiring New York Times bestseller, A Child Called "It," followed by The Lost Child and A Man Called Dave. Here, for the first time, Richard Pelzer tells the courageous and moving story of his abusive childhood. From tormenting his brother David to becoming himself the focus of his mother's wrath to his ultimate liberation-- here is a horrifying glimpse at what existed behind closed doors in the Pelzer home. Equally important, Richard Pelzer's touching acount is a testament to the strength of the human heart and its capacity to triumph over almost unimaginable trauma
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NOG
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A brother's journey : surviving a childhood of abuse, Richard B. Pelzer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
A memoir from the brother of David J. Pelzer
Contents
That was then -- Good boy -- Brothers -- No one -- He never said good-bye -- The break -- An ambulance ride -- The gun -- The last betrayal -- Christmas -- A crack in the ice -- Full circle -- Saying good-bye to my hero -- There's life out there -- Dad -- Calistoga -- Welcome back -- Letting go
Control code
ocm69019235
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780446696333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)69019235
Label
A brother's journey : surviving a childhood of abuse, Richard B. Pelzer
Publication
Note
A memoir from the brother of David J. Pelzer
Contents
That was then -- Good boy -- Brothers -- No one -- He never said good-bye -- The break -- An ambulance ride -- The gun -- The last betrayal -- Christmas -- A crack in the ice -- Full circle -- Saying good-bye to my hero -- There's life out there -- Dad -- Calistoga -- Welcome back -- Letting go
Control code
ocm69019235
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780446696333
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)69019235

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