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Alessa is just seven years old when her uncle rapes her for the first time. As the years pass, his sexual appetite becomes more voracious and his perversion. BELIEVE LIKE A CHILD. When Smiles Fade. AVAILABLE ON: Amazon US banner- final. Amazon UK banner – final. Read A Sample. A. lessa is just seven years. Born and raised in Plymouth Meeting, a small town west of Philadelphia, PA, Paige Dearth was a victim of child rape and spent her early years.

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Just the synopsis of the book, which is in some ways like Ms. Cooking is one of my passions.

That was the most harrowing book I have ever read. Alessa’s home life was extremely dysfunctional, and the family thrived on turmoil.

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The book is Page’s real life story, and she paints a picture for us of the trouble, turmoil, abuse and neglect that she went through. It presents a fine balance between what lives on in her imagination and the evil that lurks in the real world. The uncle said he was having some friends over and that Alessa was expected to have sex with all of them!

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beileve An Arc was provided through NetGalley. How can I say nightmares and dreams in the same sentence? Apr 02, Rell rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: So buckle up and take a Paige Dearth life changing journey.


No city, state or country is immune to trafficking. Her excuse was that she needed the money to keep her family up, but dearty the expense of her daughter? Books are food for my soul!

Believe Like a Child

I was sexually abused by my live-in Uncle at seven years old. Story belivee has always been my way of expressing life lessons. But you have to know to write the story! However, I found the style of writing extremely basic and littered with unneeded quips that actually made me roll my eyes.

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I had a hard time pulling myself back into my normal life each time I put the book down for the night. Afterward, I drink my coffee and read. Most people would never, even in fiction, be as honest in what really happens in life. It is a subject that should be brought to light because there are so many children out there like Alessa, who suffer in silence. She was finally free! Do not pxige their cries for help, for all they wish is that you will rescue gelieve.

He would spend more time with Alessa than with her other siblings, and he would spoil her with gifts, love, and affection. Believe Like a Child is a story so compelling, you’ll want to reach out and be that one person that provides that one random act of kindness that could change a life. The story itself was fairly decent however the writing felt very simple.


Some stories you read and move on. Finally Alesssa finds light at the end of the dark Tunnel she meets Remo, finds love and yearns to help others and help them from their depths of despair.

Dearth begins her book with a young girl named Alessa. To ask other readers questions about Believe Like a Childplease sign up. One Among Us, just like my other two novels was emotionally difficult to write.

To escape the unwanted attentions of her molester, a pedophile uncle who lived with the family, she married at the age of nineteen and moved with her new husband to Chula Vista, California. When I finished high school, I had no dreams or vision for my future.

Besides writing, what do you like to do in your free time? This book is sad and very hard to read much less stomach.