This is a study guide for the book Child Called It written by Dave Pelzer. One Child's Courage to Survive is Dave Pelzer's autobiographical account of his alleged abuse as a child by an alcoholic mother, Catherine Roerva. It was published on September 1, 1995. Detailing a childhood of not only severe abuse by his mother, but apparent apathy to his plight by his father, A Child Called 'It' describes one of the worst, documented cases of child abuse in California history.
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Author: Dave Pelzer
Published: Sep 1, 1995