The Resource A child called "it" : an abused child's journey from victim to victor, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)

A child called "it" : an abused child's journey from victim to victor, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)

Label
A child called "it" : an abused child's journey from victim to victor
Title
A child called "it"
Title remainder
an abused child's journey from victim to victor
Statement of responsibility
Dave Pelzer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
[This book] is [an] account of one of the most severe child abuse cases in California history. It is the story of Dave Pelzer, who was brutally beaten and starved by his emotionally unstable, alcoholic mother: a mother who played torturous, unpredictable games - games that left him nearly dead. He had to learn how to play his mother's games in order to survive because she no longer considered him a son, but a slave; and no longer a boy, but an "it." -Back cover
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pelzer, David J
Dewey number
362.7/6/092
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
HV883.C2
LC item number
P45 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
Reading level
5.8
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pelzer, David J
  • Abused children
  • Children of alcoholics
  • Abusive mothers
  • Family violence
  • Foster home care
  • Child Abuse
  • Child of Impaired Parents
  • Foster Home Care
Target audience
adult
Label
A child called "it" : an abused child's journey from victim to victor, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dallaslibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EE0B2D43-091E-4CD4-9365-E1B0504F6CEA
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Omaha Neb. : Omaha Press Pub. Co., 1993
Contents
The rescue -- Good times -- Bad boy -- The fight for food -- The accident -- While father is away -- The Lord's Prayer -- Epilogue -- Perspectives on child abuse
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780757396076
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EE0B2D43-091E-4CD4-9365-E1B0504F6CEA
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn698472890
  • (OCoLC)698472890
  • 1433194
Label
A child called "it" : an abused child's journey from victim to victor, Dave Pelzer, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dallaslibrary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EE0B2D43-091E-4CD4-9365-E1B0504F6CEA
Publication
Note
Originally published: Omaha Neb. : Omaha Press Pub. Co., 1993
Contents
The rescue -- Good times -- Bad boy -- The fight for food -- The accident -- While father is away -- The Lord's Prayer -- Epilogue -- Perspectives on child abuse
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 184 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780757396076
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EE0B2D43-091E-4CD4-9365-E1B0504F6CEA
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn698472890
  • (OCoLC)698472890
  • 1433194

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