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A Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer
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Mar 21, 12

Read on March 21, 2012

I finished this book in only a couple of hours. I came across this book cause it's on the list of most disturbing books ever written. Yes, it does deserves to be on that list and it probably should be number 1 due to the subject matter. I gave the book 2 stars because I just cannot believe everything in the book was true. There is no way. Now I am not saying that Mr Pelzer was not abused but remember this is a book and it must sell so I feel that child abuse was in a way sensationalize for that purpose. Also in no part of the book is it written as to why all of a sudden his mother started to abuse and just him. Something must have happened for her to have singled him out. This book is just to messed up.
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03/21/2012 page 66
36.0% "I'm having a hard time believing all of this is actually true!"

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