When Jeff Comes Home kindle ´ eBook 0698119150 Free

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When Jeff Comes Home kindle ´ eBook 0698119150 Free í ➼ When Jeff Comes Home Free ➲ Author Catherine Atkins – Dcmdirect.co.uk Sixteen year old Jeff returning home after having been kidnapped and held prisoner for three years must face his family friends and school and the widespread assumption that he engageSixteen year old Jeff returning home after having been kidnapped and held prisoner for three years must face his family friends and school and the widespread assumption that he engaged in sexual activity with his kidnapper Reprint If you heard about something like this on the news or on America's Most Wanted KIDNAPPED TEEN WHO SPENT TWO YEARS AS SEX SLAVE IS HOME you'd shed a tear and think how wonderful that he was returned home they must be so happy now and then you'd go back to your dinner or your book or your crosswordHow many of us actually ever think about what happens after the happy ending? Can you imagine going home and then having to lead a normal life where EVERYONE knows what you went through? It's one thing to be recognized because you want to actor musician politician It's another thing to be recognized everywhere you go because everyone knows what happened to you This book makes the reader think about that This is the book about what happens after the happy ending that we see in the tabloids And it isn't a comfortable thing to have to think aboutThis is an excellent novel well written suspenseful and disturbing I only have two uestions why did Ray return Jeff in the first place? Just because Jeff pretended to love him? It doesn't ring true And why didn't someone immediately hook Jeff up with a counsellor? Even if he wasn't ready to talk some effort should have been made to put him in touch with someone ualified to deal with traumatized kidsDefinitely worth reading however

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Sixteen year old Jeff returning home after having been kidnapped and held prisoner for three years must face his family friends and school and the widespread assumption that he engaged in sexual activity with his kidnapper Reprint WHEN JEFF COMES HOME is the book I wish I could have written Ms Atkins brings Jeff his fear confusion his heartbreak and finally his courage to stunning realization in this first person POV Jeff kidnapped at thirteen then released and returned to his family at sixteen doesn't know who he is any Recent criticisms of the book focusing on why the kidnapper releases him have missed the subtleties of the book Jeff is too old to be of sexual interest to Ray his kidnapper but retaining control and continuing to torture him in another way is the second act of Ray's vicious drama And Jeff doesn't know who to protect Ray who did release him his family or himselfThe art of this book is in what isn't said The writer trusts the reader to see through Jeff's mental confusion The reader desperately wants Jeff to recognize his path to recovery Easily the best YA I've read this year

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When Jeff Comes HomeSixteen year old Jeff returning home after having been kidnapped and held prisoner for three years must face his family friends and school and the widespread assumption that he engaged in sexual activity with his kidnapper Reprint I bought this book many years ago and i have read it over and over and over againI think it is a great book that explains what victims go thoughit also kept me guessing up to the very endI would recommend to anyone that is old enough to understand the implications of what crime does to its victims as well as their families