Don't Tell Mummy: A True Story

Don't Tell Mummy: A True Story by Toni Maguire

By: Toni Maguire

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ISBN
9780007223756
Date Released
Binding
Paperback
Pages
320
Dimensions
153 x 234mm

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The first time her father made an improper advance on Toni, she was six years old. When she finally built up the courage to tell her mother what had happened, her mother told her never to speak of the matter again. When the assaults grew worse her father warned her not to tell her mother, or anyone else, because they would blame her and wouldn't love her any more. It had to remain ‘our secret.’

At fourteen Toni fell pregnant by her father and for the first time ever shared her terrible secret. Just as her father predicted, everyone blamed her. Although he was sent to prison, Toni continued to suffer, almost dying from a botched late abortion.

She found herself judged and rejected by her family, teachers and friends, forced into a world of depression and madness with only herself to rely on if she ever hoped to build a happy life.
ISBN:
9780007223756
Publication Date:
26 / 07 / 2006
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
153 x 234mm

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