Beyond a great book, Special Victims Unit makes the perfect gift for that sister, friend, or coworker trapped in (or recovering from) a violent or abusive relationship. It could be the gift of life.
Domestic violence frequently escalates during the holiday season. Like throwing a Yule Log on an existing fire, violence and abuse get fueled with financial stress coupled with holiday spirits, and the pressure of achieving impossible family traditions and expectations.
TRUTH wrapped in fantastic fiction provides an unparalleled opportunity to give the gift that keeps on giving – planting seeds of hope and change – page after exciting page as the recipient reads this 5-star thriller. Without a boring minute, each is chapter is infused with a greater understanding of why the man she loves hurts her, why she stays, and how she can safely leave.
According to the Huffington Post, the number of American troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq between 2001 and 2012 was 6,488. The number of American women who were murdered by current or ex male partners during that time was 11,766. That’s nearly double the amount of casualties lost during war.
This simple, thoughtful gift can change a life, and possibly save a life. The drama of The Advocate unfolds like bursts of light that will pierce the shadows of your friend’s life. Gripping, funny, sexy … frightening. Be a friend. Be the light. Give the gift.