Nobody’s Girl

  Book review: Nobody's Girl, by Barbara Amaya (Amazon / Book Depository) I got caught up and read the whole thing in an afternoon. By the end I was incredibly moved and near tears. I've read a lot of awful things, like everyone, considering all the bad news the world has to offer. But there's something... Continue Reading →

On the Nova Scotia Streets

  Book review: Somebody's Daughter, by Phonse Jessome (Amazon) A journalistic account of prostitution and trafficking out of Nova Scotia in the early '90s, mostly centered on underage cases. The author tells detailed stories about how several of the women fell into prostitution and horribly damaging and senseless relationships with pimps, and these personal elements made... Continue Reading →

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