Dave Pelzer
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Dave Pelzer

Overcoming a life threatening childhood, Dave Pelzer is the epitome of a self-made man. For over twenty years, Dave has been a catalyst for dramatic social change by promoting resilience. Dave's prestigious accomplishments include personal commendations from Presidents Reagan, Bush, Clinton and George W. Bush. In 1993, Dave was honored as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Americans. A year later Dave was the only American to be honored as The Outstanding Young Persons of the World! In 2005, Dave was presented with the National Jefferson Award, which is considered to be the Pulitzer Prize for public service. Dave is also the author of seven life changing books, beginning with A Child Called "It" that started a world-wide phenomenon. His newest book, Too Close To Me is being released September 1, 2014.

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Best Sellers

    • A Child Called 'It'

    • One Child's Courage to Survive
    • By: David Pelzer
    • Narrated by: Brian Keeler
    • Length: 3 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,581
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,234
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,237

    Dave was in first grade when his unstable alcoholic mother began attacking him....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good one

    • By Christy Medsker on 06-07-09

    Regular price: $18.17

    • The Lost Boy

    • By: David Pelzer
    • Narrated by: Brian Keeler
    • Length: 7 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 424
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 312
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320

    On the verge of adolescence, Dave is rescued from his terrifyingly abusive, alcoholic mother and made a permanent ward of the court....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting

    • By Michelle on 11-02-09

    Regular price: $25.87

    • The Privilege of Youth

    • A Teenager's Story of Longing for Acceptance and Friendship
    • By: Dave Pelzer
    • Narrated by: J. Charles
    • Length: 6 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    More than six million readers can attest to the heartbreak and courage of Dave Pelzer's story of growing up in an abusive home....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great

    • By Stacey on 02-12-19

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Moving Forward

    • Taking the Lead in Your Life
    • By: Dave Pelzer
    • Narrated by: L. J. Ganser
    • Length: 5 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Self-help expert Dave Pelzer teaches listeners how to let go of the past and use negative experiences to make them stronger when tackling the future....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • What is this?

    • By John on 06-04-19

    Regular price: $17.09

    • El Nino Sin Nombre [The Child Without a Name]

    • La lucha de un niño por sobrevivir [A Child's Struggle to Survive]
    • By: Dave Pelzer
    • Narrated by: Jorge Tejedor
    • Length: 3 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Dave Pelzer narra la inolvidable crónica de uno de los casos de maltrato infantil más grave en la historia de California....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thank You

    • By Lorenzo Mejia on 11-13-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • El Niño Perdido [The Lost Boy]

    • Un pequeño en búsqueda del Amor de una familia [A Little Boy in Search of the Love of a Family]
    • By: Dave Pelzer
    • Narrated by: Jorge Tejedor
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Imagínese un muchacho que nunca ha tenido un hogar. Sus únicas posesiones son las viejas y gastadas prendas de vestir que lleva en una bolsa de papel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book.

    • By Lorenzo Mejia on 11-13-18

    Regular price: $19.95

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