Also See Alternate Cover Editions For This ISBN ACEACE This Book Chronicles The Unforgettable Account Of One Of The Most Severe Child Abuse Cases In California History It Is The Story Of Dave Pelzer, Who Was Brutally Beaten And Starved By His Emotionally Unstable, Alcoholic Mother A Mother Who Played Tortuous, Unpredictable Games Games That Left Him Nearly Dead He Had To Learn How To Play His Mother S Games In Order To Survive Because She No Longer Considered Him A Son, But A Slave And No Longer A Boy, But An It Dave S Bed Was An Old Army Cot In The Basement, And His Clothes Were Torn And Raunchy When His Mother Allowed Him The Luxury Of Food, It Was Nothing Than Spoiled Scraps That Even The Dogs Refused To Eat The Outside World Knew Nothing Of His Living Nightmare He Had Nothing Or 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
An author best known for his 1995 memoir of childhood abuse, A Child Called It At the age of 12, Dave was removed from an abusive home and placed in a series of foster homes In 1979, he joined the Air Force and later became an author of memoirs and self improvement books A CHILD CALLED IT IS COMING TO THE BIG SCREEN August 2017 We are very excited to announce that writer producer David Goldblum of Conscious Contact Productions has acquired the film rights to Dave Pelzer s, 1 New York Times bestselling book, A Child Called IT which was on the New York Times Best Sellers List for a record breaking six years Tamlin Hall, whose film Holden On has won multiple awards around the country is attached to direct Dave Pelzer is adapting the screenplay alongside Goldblum and Hall The movie is in pre production, with production set to begin in Spring 2018 A List talent are already circling the project Be sure and follow us on Facebook and Instagram for updates.
- 184 pages
- A Child Called "It"
- Dave Pelzer
- 15 April 2019 Dave Pelzer