Girls Like Us: Fighting for a World Where Girls are Not for Sale, an Activist Finds Her Calling and Heals Herself
Publish date: April 5th 2011
Pages no: 277
Edition language: English
, Biography Memoir
, Social Issues
, Social Movements
, Social Justice
Around this time last year, I finished Shattered Angel. That book wrecked me emotionally and ever since I've been determined to gain a better understanding of human trafficking and do more to help support the fight against it. Girls Like Us is a memoir by Rachel Lloyd. Lloyd is not only a survivor...
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