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The Resource Cries unheard : why children kill : the story of Mary Bell, Gitta Sereny

Cries unheard : why children kill : the story of Mary Bell, Gitta Sereny

Label
Cries unheard : why children kill : the story of Mary Bell
Title
Cries unheard
Title remainder
why children kill : the story of Mary Bell
Statement of responsibility
Gitta Sereny
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A deeply affecting exploration of a child's murderous impulses and society's response, based on interviews with an Englishwoman who, at age eleven, murdered two boys, examines Mary Bell's horrendous childhood and her struggle for redemption
Award
  • Gold Dagger Award for Best Nonfiction of the Year, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Biography type
contains biographical information
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154133
Cataloging source
DLC
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1923-
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Sereny, Gitta
Dewey number
364.15230942876
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Bell, Mary Flora
  • Murderers
  • Juvenile homicide
  • Juvenile delinquents
Target audience
adult
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why children kill : the story of Mary Bell
Label
Cries unheard : why children kill : the story of Mary Bell, Gitta Sereny
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm40408678
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780805060676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98033216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-4749
Label
Cries unheard : why children kill : the story of Mary Bell, Gitta Sereny
Publication
Control code
ocm40408678
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780805060676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98033216
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABT-4749

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