As a child, Dave Pelzer was brutally beaten and starved by his mother. The world knew nothing of his living nightmare and he had nothing and no one to turn to. But his dreams kept him alive, dreams of someone taking care of him, loving him and calling him their son. Finally, his horrific plight could no longer be hidden from the outside world and ...
As a child, Dave Pelzer was brutally beaten and starved by his mother. The world knew nothing of his living nightmare and he had nothing and no one to turn to. But his dreams kept him alive, dreams of someone taking care of him, loving him and calling him their son. Finally, his horrific plight could no longer be hidden from the outside world and Dave's life radically changed. THE LOST BOY is the harrowing, but ultimately uplifting, true story of a boy's journey through the foster-care system in search of a family to love. The continuation of Dave Pelzer's story is a moving sequel and inspirational read for all.
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Follow the life of a very brave young boy as he over comes the Foster Care System. Read about his struggles and fears as he tries to find peace, love and acceptance.
Mar 18, 2010
The Lost Boy.... Great Book
This is a must read for anyone
who cares for children.
Sep 18, 2009
The Lost Boy
This book was very interesting you didnt want to put it down until you werefinished with the book.
Sep 4, 2008
This book was a great sequel to the first book, "A Child Called It." That anyone could survive such abuse and degradation is beyond me and is, in itself, a miracle. It makes for great reading, if you can get past that this man was put through all that he was put through.
Jul 6, 2007
VERY INTERESTING BOOK
A REAL TEAR JERKER. REALLY LIKED THE THREE BOOK SERIES BY DAVE.
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