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In this inspirational memoir, Dave Peltzer, author of A CHILD CALLED "IT", writes about his adolescent years, in which he began to move beyond the hellish environment at home. Here he makes new friends and explores his neighborhood, yet still endures the daily taunts of bullies.
From A Child Called It to The Lost Boy, from A Man Named Dave to Help Yourself, Dave Pelzer's inspirational books have helped countless others triumph over hardship and misfortune. In The Privilege of Youth, he shares the missing chapter of his life: as a boy on the threshold of adulthood. With sensitivity and insight, he recounts the relentless taunting he endured from bullies; but he also describes the thrill of making his first real friends some of whom he still shares close relationships with today. He writes about the simple pleasures of exploring his neighborhood, while trying to forget the hell waiting for him at home. From high school to a world beyond the four walls that were his prison for so many years, The Privilege of Youth bravely and compassionately charts this crucial turning point in Dave Pelzer's life and will inspire a whole new generation of readers.
Number of Pages: 230
Genre: Family + Relationships, Biography + Autobiography, Psychology
Sub-Genre: Personal Memoirs
Author: David J. Pelzer
Street Date: January 30, 2005
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-0800
MSRPReg: $15.00 Save $2.25 (15% off)
- In The Privilege of Youth, he shares the missing chapter of his life: as a boy on the threshold of adulthood.
- The Privilege of Youth bravely and compassionately charts this crucial turning point in Dave Pelzer's life and will inspire a whole new generation of readers.