No One Wants You: A True Story of a Child Forced into Prostitution [used book]


By: Celine Roberts

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Given away by her mother at five months old, raped on the day of her first communion at age seven - when Celine Roberts was told 'No one wants you', she believed it. Illegitimate and unwanted, Celine was forced by her foster mother into prostitution. Her bones were broken, her nose was crushed and she ate candle wax to stay alive. Celine was finally rescued and sent to an industrial school, where she picked up the pieces of her shattered life. She also began the search for her parents. But what she found gave her battered survival instincts the hardest knock of all...Full of the most heartbreaking tragedy but ultimately survival and hope, "No One Wants You" is the remarkably honest and compelling memoir of a woman triumphing over her brutal past.


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Given away by her mother at five months old, raped on the day of her first communion at age seven - when Celine Roberts was told 'No one wants you', she believed it.

Illegitimate and unwanted, Celine was forced by her foster mother into prostitution. Her bones were broken, her nose was crushed and she ate candle wax to stay alive.

Celine was finally rescued and sent to an industrial school, where she picked up the pieces of her shattered life. She also began the search for her parents. But what she found gave her battered survival instincts the hardest knock of all ...

Full of the most heartbreaking tragedy but ultimately survival and hope, "No One Wants You" is the remarkably honest and compelling memoir of a woman triumphing over her brutal past.

Title: No One Wants You: A True Story of a Child Forced into Prostitution [used book]

Author Name: Celine Roberts

ISBN Number: 0091922704

ISBN-13: 9780091922702

Location Published: UK, Ebury: 2012

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good

Size: B-format

Kg: 1.00 Kg

Type: Book

Categories: Child Abuse & Neglect, Vice & Drugs

Seller ID: 002114

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