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Don’t Hit Me!


Australian actr51g8QOScbEL._SX311_BO1,204,203,200_ess and author Vanessa de Largie is a survivor of domestic violence.

Don’t Hit Me is the true diarised account of her time living with an abusive man. The story is conveyed through poems, journal entries and fragments of lyrical prose. The book is a snapshot of domestic violence in real time. Raw, poignant and brave – it’s a tale that will stay with you.

*What People Are Saying About It*


#1 Amazon Bestseller

# Winner of the 2014 Global eBook Award Bronze (women’s studies)

# Winner of the 2014 Honourable Mention Award London Book Festival (memoir)

# Five-Star Review Midwest Book Review

# Five-Star Review San Francisco Book Review

# Five-Star Review #1 Amazon Hall of Fame Reviewer – UK

# 3 out of 4 stars Official Online Bookclub

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*About The Author*




Vanessa de Largie is a multi-award-winning actress and author basedin Australia.  Her most recent book ‘Don’t Hit Me!‘  is a  book about her journey through domestic violence.  The narrative is conveyed through journal entries and fragments of lyrical prose.


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