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10 books about abuse

Pick up one of these featured titles on abuse in February 2021.

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If you are a victim of abuse or worry a loved one may be involved in an abusive relationship, know that you are not alone. Reach out for help or resources 24/7 by phone or online:
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline. Call 800-799-7233, text LOVEIS to 22522 or chat live online to connect with a trained domestic violence advocate.
  • Crisis Text Line. Text HOME to 741741 to talk to a crisis counselor.
  • SAMHSA Helpline. Call 800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline. Call 800-656-4673 to connect with local resources, including trained counselors.
There are hundreds of books published on abuse. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.
Spilled Milk: Based on a true story cover

244 pages

$13.18

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Spilled Milk: Based on a true story by K.L Randis

Publisher: K.L Randis

Nineteen Minutes cover

455 pages

$10.49

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Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult

Publisher: Washington Square Press

A Child Called It: One Child's Courage to Survive cover

184 pages

$7.29

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A Child Called It: One Child's Courage to Survive by Dave Pelzer

Publisher: Health Communications Inc

Tears of the Silenced: An Amish True Crime Memoir of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Brutal Betrayal, and Ultimate Survival (Amish Book, Child Abuse True Story, Cults) cover

256 pages

$11.79

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Tears of the Silenced: An Amish True Crime Memoir of Childhood Sexual Abuse, Brutal Betrayal, and Ultimate Survival (Amish Book, Child Abuse True Story, Cults) by Misty Griffin

Publisher: Mango

Etched in Sand: A True Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island cover

320 pages

$13.89

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Etched in Sand: A True Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island by Regina Calcaterra

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks

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High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life cover

371 pages

$10.99

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High Achiever: The Incredible True Story of One Addict's Double Life by Tiffany Jenkins

Publisher: Harmony

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My Body! What I Say Goes!: Teach children about body safety, safe and unsafe touch, private parts, consent, respect, secrets and surprises cover

42 pages

$15.95

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My Body! What I Say Goes!: Teach children about body safety, safe and unsafe touch, private parts, consent, respect, secrets and surprises by Jayneen Sanders

Publisher: Educate2Empower Publishing

Whole Again: Healing Your Heart and Rediscovering Your True Self After Toxic Relationships and Emotional Abuse cover

304 pages

$13.19

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Whole Again: Healing Your Heart and Rediscovering Your True Self After Toxic Relationships and Emotional Abuse by Jackson MacKenzie

Publisher: TarcherPerigee

Let's Talk About Body Boundaries, Consent and Respect: Teach children about body ownership, respect, feelings, choices and recognizing bullying behaviors cover

42 pages

$9.95

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Let's Talk About Body Boundaries, Consent and Respect: Teach children about body ownership, respect, feelings, choices and recognizing bullying behaviors by Jayneen Sanders

Publisher: Educate2Empower Publishing

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook -- What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing cover

448 pages

$9.79

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The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog: And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook -- What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing by Bruce D Perry

Publisher: Basic Books

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