Books

Somebody’s Daughter: The Hidden Story of America’s Prostituted Children and the Battle to Save Them – Julian Sher, 2011

Somebody’s Daughter: The Hidden Story of America’s Prostituted Children and the Battle to Save Them – Julian Sher, 2011

 •  Somebody’s Daughter page, or Amazon, or GoodReads “They are America’s forgotten children: the hundreds of thousands of child prostitutes who walk the “tracks” — the Las Vegas Strip, the casinos of Atlantic City, the truck stops on interstates and…

Bonded Labor: Trackling the System of Slavery in South Asia – Siddarth Kara, 2012

Bonded Labor: Trackling the System of Slavery in South Asia – Siddarth Kara, 2012

 •  Goodreads “Bonded Labor: Tackling the System of Slavery in South Asia is Kara’s second explosive study of slavery, this time focusing on the pervasive, deeply entrenched, and wholly unjust system of bonded labor. From his eleven years of research…

The Burlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America – Raymond Bechard, Andrea Barton and David Moretti, 2011

The Burlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America – Raymond Bechard, Andrea Barton and David Moretti, 2011

 •  from The Berlin Turnpike official site “This is a true story of human trafficking in America as told through the testimony of a landmark federal trial which took place at the heart of one of the country’s wealthiest states,…

The Sunken Cathedral: A Human Trafficking Novel – Nicholas Sheppard, 2011

The Sunken Cathedral: A Human Trafficking Novel – Nicholas Sheppard, 2011

Two young girls, Makena (from Nairobi) and Lilya (from Moldova), are lured into human trafficking rings, and forced into prostitution in the dazzle and congestion of Soho, London. Exploited and unrecognized without the official documents their minders have stolen, they…

Sold – Patricia McCormick, 2006

Sold – Patricia McCormick, 2006

Told in a series of haunting vignettes, Sold is a harrowing account of a sexual slavery. Alternating lyrical imagery with precise detail, McCormick gives voice to the terror and bewilderment of a young girl robbed of her childhood but who…