The Lost Boy

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Orion, Jun 24, 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - 352 pages

Dave Pelzer's sequel to million-copy bestseller A CHILD CALLED 'IT'

As a child, Dave Pelzer was brutally beaten and starved by his mother. The world knew nothing of his living nightmare and he had nothing and no one to turn to. But his dreams kept him alive - dreams of someone taking care of him, loving him and calling him their son. Finally, his horrific plight could no longer be hidden from the outside world and Dave's life radically changed.

THE LOST BOY is the harrowing, but ultimately uplifting true story of a boy's journey through the foster-care system in search of a family to love.
The continuation of Dave Pelzer's story is a moving sequel and inspirational read for all.

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my name is jordan i am 11 years old i read this book 5 years ago when i was only 7 years of age this book touched my heart altho i was only a 7 year old girl i felt as tho i was in the book and as tho i was david becquse i too when i was young went through abuse and ALOT of pain but i also feel as tho nobody could ever have as much pain as he did <3 

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About the author (2010)

Dave Pelzer is recognised as one of America's most effective and respected communicators addressing corporations, conventions and health/psychology/primary care workers. His unique accomplishments have garnered personal commendations from Ronald Reagan and George Bush. He was selected as torchbearer for the 1996 Olympic Torch relay. He has dedicated his life to helping others help themselves.

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