A Child Called "It" Very sad. I don't know how the woman called herself a mother. The Lost Boy & A Man Named Dave are also very good books. I literally read A Child Called It and The Lost Boy in the same sitting.
"Melanie Bills of Olive Branch has been charged with felony child neglect after authorities said she failed to report the abuse of her 3-year-old son, who was allegedly beaten by her boyfriend.....Olive Branch Police Chief Don Gammage said the case was "heartbreaking and one of the worst child abuse cases" he has seen in decades. Police said the child received blunt-force trauma to the face and other areas of the body. "
The Worst Case of Child Abuse In US History – The Murder of Baby Brianna (GRAPHIC)
WENTZVILLE, MO (KTVI) - Investigators gave an update Monday on a horrific case of child abuse in St. Charles County that left a baby boy in critical condition. We're told it is one of the worst child abuse cases Wentzville police have ever seen.