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A Stolen Childhood Bria Riley

A Stolen Childhood

Bria Riley

Published November 16th 2013
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Kindle Edition
152 pages
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 About the Book 

Theresa Hastings has been more of a miniature adult her whole life rather than having the chance to actually be a kid with a happy childhood. The reason being is her father is a raging alcoholic, and her mother struggles to make ends meet. WhenMoreTheresa Hastings has been more of a miniature adult her whole life rather than having the chance to actually be a kid with a happy childhood. The reason being is her father is a raging alcoholic, and her mother struggles to make ends meet. When Theresa is 13, her father is sentenced to 20 years in state prison for taking the lives of two young girls in a car accident that involved him being intoxicated. Theresa is sent to stay with her Cousin Sylvia for the summer. During her stay, she gets caught in the wrath of her two cousins drug addiction and faces a near-death experience and leaves her scarred for life. Though she didnt physically die, she was left spiritually dead feeling desolate and despondent. This story takes you through her amazing journey of recovery, discovery, healing, restoration, and realizing that God is her father who loves her with unfailing love and works all things together for her benefit. If you are someone who has been affected by an addiction, this is a story for you. It will change your life with the way you can relate to at least one of these characters and as you follow the main character on her journey where she sees the light at the end of the tunnel.