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Dumpster Doll: The Early Years

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Michelle Mays was born into an abusive family in the Midwest. As she and her siblings cling to survival, the balance of family ties is weighed against alcoholism, drug abuse, abandonment, and despair. Hope dawns in the form of foster care, only to be deferred by multiple placements and a system not equipped to support the children it's meant to protect.

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Kindle Edition, 157 pages
Published December 26th 2019 by Proving Press
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Reynolpa
It's difficult to rate a book about such a difficult topic but it is not written very well. However, my heart went out to Michelle and her siblings as no child deserves their horrific childhood.
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A awesome book that pulls at your heart strings! Makes you really think about the foster system. Highly recommend!
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