When a Child Kills: Abused Children who Kill Their Parents

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Pocket Books, 1991 - Abused children - 331 pages
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A shattering, eye-opening account of children who kill their parents: who they are, why they kill, and how we can better understand child abuse and family violence. Mones, the only U.S. lawyer who specializes in defending children who kill their parents, takes a hard look at our justice system and examines the safety net supposed to stop crimes of abuse.

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User Review  - Abby - Goodreads

it was an interesting book in shinning the light of child abuse. these are all true stories of children that went through the abuse and the way they were treated in courts. Read full review

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User Review  - Robyn Weaver - Goodreads

This was incredibly difficult to get through--not because it was bad; because it is horribly sad. However, I feel much more informed on signs of any form of child abuse. A good read if you're willing to read detailed accounts of verbal, physical, emotional and sexual child abuse. Read full review


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