The Boy from the Basement
For Charlie, the basement is home. He's being punished. He doesn't mean to leave--Father wouldn't allow it--but when Charlie is accidentally thrust outside, he awakens to the alien surroundings of a world to which he's never been exposed. Though haunted by fear of the basement and his father's rage, Charlie embarks on a journey toward healing and blossoms when he becomes an unconditionally loved and loving member of the right foster family. This carefully crafted and authentic portrayal of Charlie's emotional and physical abuse is gracefully matched by Susan Shaw's inspiring and deeply moving story of recovery.
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Also a wonderful book by Susan Shaw.
I love it when people have to start their life over because something unfortunate happens.
It just makes me want to read the book.
Review: The Boy From the BasementUser Review - Chandra - Goodreads
fictional story...but sad nonetheless. Read full review