Dave Pelzer is the #1 New York Times bestselling
author of A Child Called "It", The Lost Boy, A Man Named
Dave, Help Yourself, and The Privilege of Youth. He
travels more than 250 days a year throughout the nation speaking to
large groups of youth and adults on the topics of resilience and
overcoming obstacles. He has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey
Show, Larry King Live, and The Montel Williams
Show, among other national shows.
In this follow-up to A Child Called "It" and The Lost Boy, which detailed the abuse Pelzer endured as a child, he explains how he grew beyond it. Copyright 1999 Cahners Business Information.
"A monumental series of books about courage and triumph. Pelzer
demonstrates, as few have, that it is in the darkest skies that the
stars are best seen."--Richard Paul Evans, New York Times
bestselling author of The Christmas Box
"Dave Pelzer is a living testament of resilience, personal responsibility, and the triumph of the human spirit."--John Bradshaw, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Homecoming and Family Secrets
"A living example that all of us have the capability to better ourselves no matter what the odds... Dave Pelzer inspires us all."--Jack Canfield, #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of Chicken Soup for the Soul