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In the summer of 1991 I was a normal kid. I did normal things. I had friends and a mother who loved me. I was just like you. Until the day my life was stolen.

For eighteen years I was a prisoner. I was an object for someone to use and abuse.

For eighteen years I was not allowed to speak my own name. I became a mother and was forced to be a sister. For eighteen years I survived an impossible situation.

On August 26, 2009, I took my name back. My name is Jaycee Lee Dugard. I don’t think of myself as a victim. I survived.

A Stolen Life is my story—in my own words, in my own way, exactly as I remember it.

Topics: California, Gritty, Dark, Domestic, Touching, Kidnapping, Sexual Abuse, Child Abuse, Survival, Missing Persons, Teen Pregnancy, Hope, Childhood, and Inspirational

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ISBN: 9781451629200
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