When a Child Kills: Abused Children Who Kill Their Parents

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Pocket Star Books, 1992 - Abused children - 361 pages
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A compassionate yet shattering exploration of the dark world of parricide. Attorney Paul Mones comes to the defense of abused children who kill their parents in this gripping, soul-wrenching, and detailed look at who these children are and why they kill. "Disturbing . . . but highly recommended".--ALA Booklist.

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WHEN A CHILD KILLS: Abused Children Who Kill Their Parents

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From an attorney who specializes in defending children who kill parents, case studies that show how years of sexual, physical, or emotional abuse—sometimes all three—always provide the motive for ... Read full review

When a child kills: abused children who kill their parents

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Not since the highly publicized 60 Minutes interview of Richard Jahnke, who at age 16 killed his father in their Wyoming home, and Alan Prendergast's ensuing book The Poison Tree ( LJ 6/1/86) have we ... Read full review


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