David James "Dave" Pelzer is an American author, of several autobiographical and self-help ... He writes how his mother was physically and emotionally abusive towards him from ages 4 to 12. In his book ... did not live in the same state as his brothers and family and was not in contact with them when the abuse happened.
Pelzer is the survivor of the third worst case of child-abuse in California's history, ... Catherine, Dave's mother, loved to cook exotic meals for her family and .... resulting in a straightforward “This happened, then this happened, and this is how I ...
The author, Dave Pelzer, describes being taken out of the home, but desn't really say what happened to his mom after that. Does anybody ...
Jun 20, 2008 ... Dave Pelzer: 'You don't get over it, just accept it' - Telegraph ... his drunken mother made a scapegoat of her third son, using him as the ... Psychologically, however, it is abundantly plain that something terrible happened.
Mar 29, 2005 ... Richard Pelzer doesn't deny he helped his mother abuse his elder brother. ... In A Child Called 'It', Dave describes how his brothers collaborated in his ... [If it had happened today,] I'm totally confident that the state would have ...
Dear Dave i loved your book have a question if you had to face your mother ..... we realy loved your books and i hope u forget everything that happened to u. like.
Although the State of California called David pelzer's child abuse "the third ... Whereas Dave occasionally excuses the worst of his mother's excesses ... [If it had happened today,] I'm totally confident that the state would have ...
Jul 28, 2002 ... Pat Jordan article on Dave Pelzer, author of autobiographical best-selling trilogy A Child Called It, ... at hands of his mother while growing up; veracity of his story has come into question and Pelzer's ... ''That never happened.
Feb 15, 2004 ... Bestelling American author Dave Pelzer talks to Kate Kellaway about turning adversity to his advantage. ... His mother treated him with freakish cruelty. She starved, stabbed ... It happened a thousand years ago in my mind.