The Only Girl in the World: A Memoir download free [PDF and Ebook] by Maude Julien

The Only Girl in the World: A Memoir download free [PDF and Ebook] by Maude Julien year 2017
  • Book name: The Only Girl in the World: A Memoir
  • Author: Maude Julien
  • Release date: 2017/1/20
  • Publisher: TEXT PUBLISHING CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9781925498110
  • Rating: 7.52 of 10
  • Votes: 467
  • Review by: Rachel Stapleton
  • Review rating: 7.02 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/1
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Maude Julien's childhood was defined by the iron grip of her father, who was convinced his daughter was destined for great deeds. His plan began when he adopted Maude's mother and indoctrinated her with his esoteric ideals. Her mission was to give him a daughter as blonde as she was, and then to take charge of the child's education. That child was Maude, on whom her father conducted his outrageous experiment-to raise the perfect 'super-human' being.The three lived in an isolated mansion in northern France, where her father made her undergo endless horrifying endurance tests. Maude had to hold an electric fence without flinching. Her parents locked her in a cellar overnight and ordered her to sit still on a stool in the dark, contemplating death, while rats scurried at her feet.How did this girl, with her loveless and lonely childhood, emerge so unscathed, so full of the empathy that was absent in her childhood? How did she manage to escape?Maude was sustained by her love of nature and animals and her passion for literature. In writing this memoir, Maude Julien shows that it is possible to overcome severe trauma. She recounts her chilling and deeply moving story in a compelling and compassionate voice.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 17H42M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Memoirs, Prose: Non-fiction
  • Available formats: HTMLZ, TXT, WORD, PPTX, TXTz, DOC, EPUB, PDF. Compressed in ZIP, TGZ, TAR, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 23.32 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x232x26mm
  • Weight: 352g
  • Printed by: The Text Publishing Company
  • Published in: Melbourne, Australia
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