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Everyone Needs a Voice
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Sexual Abuse
A gentle, short tale to encourage children to ask for help after experiencing abuse, bullying, or other trauma. Can be read by the child alone, with a parent, or in conjunction with classroom discussion. The story has been read in elementary schools in Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma to assist in identifying students in need of abuse counseling—and to help them reclaim their voices.
Fault
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Sexual Abuse
Told in verse, "Fault" follows Liz, a regular teenager whose best friend and entire school turn against her after she's raped at a party.
Thorns Have Roses: A Story of Recovery from Clergy Abuse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Sexual Abuse
Father Phil, a respected parish priest, sexually abused 12 year-old Alex. This story shows how the abuse affected Alex and his family. The effects included Alex’s bullying of his younger sister Nora. The family showed the courage involved when people face their fears and work with professionals who are supportive and competent.