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The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)
  • The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)
  • The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)
  • The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)
The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback) The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)

The Little Prisoner: How a Childhood Was Stolen and a Trust Betrayed (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 05/09/2005
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An inspirational true story of a 4 year old girl who fell into the power of a man whose evil knew no bounds. She encountered terrifying mental and physical torture from her psychopathic stepfather for a period of 17 years until she managed to break free, her spirit still unbroken Jane Elliott fell into the hands of her sadistic and brutal stepfather when she was 4 years old. Her story is both inspiring and horrifying. Kept a virtual prisoner in a fortress-like house and treated to daily and ritual abuse, Jane nonetheless managed to lose herself in a fantasy world which would keep her spirit alive. Equally as horrifying as the physical abuse Jane suffered, were the mental games her tormentor played - getting his kicks from seeing Jane humiliated, confused, crushed and defeated at every turn. Her family and neighbourhood were all terrified of Jane's stepfather so no-one held out a rescuing hand. So Jane had to help herself. When she was 21 she ran away with her baby daughter and boyfriend to start a new life in hiding. Several years on she found the courage to go to the police. A court case followed where Jane bravely stood up against the unrepentant aggressor she so feared. He was jailed for 17 years. Jane's family took his side.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007208937

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