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
Title variation
brothers journey
Title variation remainder
surviving a childhood of abuse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Dave Pelzer is a legend in our times: the shattering tale of the child called 'It' who was forced to live in the basement; the 'Him' the other children were taught to hat; the 'Freak' who wasn't allowed to speak. his mother was the perpetrator of the horror, but she had a willing accomplice. It was Dave's little brother Richard - the author of this book
Summary
The sibling of the child featured in "A Child Called It" describes how after the removal of Dave from the family, their alcoholic mother turned her abusive attentions to the author and prevented his escape by hiding the severity of his injuries
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
199126
Cataloging source
VDGV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pelzer, Richard B
Dewey number
362.76092
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pelzer, Richard B
  • Abused children
  • Adult child abuse victims
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Abusive mothers
  • Family violence
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
surviving a childhood of abuse
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
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780751536003
System control number
(Sirsi) a340672
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
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780751536003
System control number
(Sirsi) a340672

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