Books tagged: family violence

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Murder of the Doctor’s Wife: The 1867 Crimes of Bridget Durgan (A Historical True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
From R. Barri Flowers, award-winning criminologist and bestselling author of Murder During the Chicago World’s Fair, Murder at the Pencil Factory, and Murder of the Banker’s Daughter, comes the riveting historical true crime short, Murder of the Doctor’s Wife: The 1867 Crimes of Bridget Durgan.
Anguished
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
In this haunting story of conspiracies and lies a daughter is being accused of planning to kill her defenseless old mother in a nursing home during her next visit.
Once Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,400. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jacob, fifteen and a loner, never thought he’d get mixed up with a gang.
Bully For You
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Chris Haynes thinks he has everything under control - until his wife leaves him and a mugger jumps him after work. Now his young son is rebelling big time, the mugger hasn't finished with him yet and there's something he would rather keep secret under the summer house. It's time for Chris to prove himself as a father and a man, but fighting back could be the most dangerous response of all.
Malignant Narcissist Mother: The true story of criminal sexual exploitation that continues to this day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
The true story of how a malignant narcissistic mother perverted and masked her evil for decades in full view of everyone while she abused her own family sexually, psychologically, and emotionally.There were no boundaries she would not break to prostituting children,incest, and more. A true mommy dearest story that is continuing to this day.This is how she did it and got away with it all.
The Sleepwalking Slasher: The True Crime of Samuel J. Keelor
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Early one winter morning in 1903, Ohio laborer Sam Keelor awoke with a bloody cooper's hammer in his hand and his pretty young wife Bertha dead in their marriage bed next to him. He panicked and decided to get rid of the body, but cutting his pretty wife up into portable pieces proved to be more work than he bargained for, so he opted to cut his own throat instead. He made a mess of that, too.
Not a Victim... But a Survivor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
This series includes two books about the childhood and young adulthood for a girl named Sarah. Sarah is a child abuse, and child sexual abuse survivor, that longs for a normal life. Read how she fights against her abusers and triumphs.
To Ride a Rocking Horse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
All Linda May wanted was to get out of the house and have a little fun. However, she was not smiling when she stood over a grave and coldly pulled the trigger four times, killing four adults who knelt in the grave pleading for mercy. The only mercy she could find in her heart was for the two year old child, looking up at her in horror with tears streaming from his eyes.
Shelter of Lies
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,820. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
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"Please, Miss Wilson, help me save my boys, or she'll kill them." The plea draws attorney Laura Wilson into a storm of intrigue when she agrees to represent the homeless Elva in a battle for custody of her three sons. Are the boys being abused by a sadistic stepmother, as the oldest says, or are these the accusations of a vengeful, dangerous boy? The answer is revealed after a shocking trial.
A NEATS Analysis of Child Physical Abuse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This article shows how child physical abuse threatens children’s psychological and physical health and is a symptom of callousness and inhumanity in adults who perpetrate it. Despite the consequences of physical abuse, most parents physically abuse their children at least once. The article uses the NEATS, a child and family assessment, to show pathways to recovery.