Girls Like Us: Fighting for a World Where Girls Are Not for Sale, an Activist Finds Her Calling and Heals Herself, by Rachel Lloyd
A deeply moving story by a survivor of the commercial sex industry who has devoted her career to activism and helping other young girls escape "the life"
The Road of Lost Innocence: The True Story of a Cambodian Heroine, by Somali Mam
As a girl she was sold into
sexual slavery, but now she rescues others. The story of a Cambodian heroine.
Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery, by Siddharth Kara
In the book, Kara draws on his background in finance, economics and law to provide what is widely considered to be the first ever comprehensive business, economic and legal analysis of contemporary slavery worldwide, focusing on sex trafficking, its most profitable and barbaric form.
Sex Trafficking: The Global Market in Women and Children, by Kathryn Farr
One million people are trafficked into the sex industry each year. In this timely and provocative study, Kathryn Farr documents the macro and micro impact of trafficking women and children into this industry on a global scale. Farr looks not only at the victims themselves, but also at the sex trade's main players, organized crime structure, economic conditions, and role in which various militaries perpetuate its demand.
Forgotten Girls: Stories of Hope and Courage, by Kay Strom and Michele Rickett
In a forest in Denmark, a ranger discovers the fresh corpse of an unidentified woman. A large scar on one side of her face should make the identification easy, but nobody has reported her missing.
Somebody’s Daughter: The Hidden Story of America’s Prostituted Children and the Battle to Save Them, by Julian Sher
Somebody's Daughter takes you behind the scenes to expose one of America's most under-reported crimes: the trafficking of American girls on American streets.
The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today, by Kevin Bales and Ron Soodalter
In this riveting book, authors and authorities on modern day slavery Kevin Bales and Ron Soodalter expose the disturbing phenomenon of human trafficking and slavery that exists now in the United States.
The Slave Across the Street, by Theresa Flores and Peggy Sue Wells
In this powerful true story, Theresa Flores shares how her life as an All-American, blue-eyed, blond-haired 15-year-old teenager who could have been your neighbor was enslaved into the dangerous world of sex trafficking while living in an upper-middle class suburb of Detroit.
Terrify No More: Young Girls Held Captive and the Daring Undercover Operation to Win Their Freedom, by Gary Haugen
In a small village outside Phnom Penh, children as young as five are bought and sold as sex slaves. In Terrify No More an international team of investigators goes undercover to infiltrate this ring of brothels and gather evidence needed to free these girls.
Daughters: The Heartbreak of Human Trafficking, by James W. Nelson
Eighteen-year-old Emma has been abducted and will enter the "high-end" prostitution trade...after receiving some brutal training.
God in a Brothel: An Undercover Journey into Sex Trafficking and Rescue, by Daniel Walker
This is the true story of an undercover investigator's experiences infiltrating the multi-billion-dollar global sex industry.
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
The book argues that the oppression of women worldwide is "the paramount moral challenge" of the present era, much as the fight against slavery was in the past.
Trafficked: The Diary of a Sex Slave, by Sibel Hodge
Trafficked: The Diary of a Sex Slave is a gritty, gripping, and tear-jerking novella, inspired by real victims' accounts and research into the sex trafficking underworld.
Slave Hunter: One Man’s Global Quest to Free Victims of Human Trafficking by Aaron Cohen
From living the rock star life to wading through the world's war zones, refugee camps, and brothels, Aaron Cohen left behind his closest friends, his dying father, and his partnership with a legendary musician to take on treacherous rescue missions in search of modern-day slaves
Enslaved: True Stories of Modern Day Slavery, by Sage Jesse
Twenty-seven million people are estimated to be held in slavery around the world today. This collection of first-hand accounts will raise awareness and show how slavery is thriving in the twenty first century.
Sold, by Patricia McCormick
Sold is a novel by Patricia McCormick, published in 2006. It tells the story of a girl from Nepal named Lakshmi, who is sold into sexual slavery in India.
Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade – and How We Can Fight It, by David Batstone
Batstone tells readers what they can do to stop the modern slave trade. Like Kevin Bales’ Disposable People and Ending Slavery, or E. Benjamin Skinner’s A Crime So Monstrous, Batstone’s Not for Sale is an informative and necessary manifesto for universal freedom.
Runaway Girl: Escaping Life on the Streets, One Helping Hand at a Time, by Carissa Phelps
Carissa Phelps was a runner. By the time she was twelve, she had run away from home, dropped out of school, and fled blindly into the arms of a brutal pimp. Even when she escaped him, she could not outrun the crushing inner pain of abuse, neglect, and abandonment.
Not in My Town: Exposing and Ending Human Trafficking and Modern-Day Slavery, by Dillon Burroughs
Slavery still exists--here.
Tens of millions of humans live in bondage worldwide, tens of thousands in the US.
As seen recently on Fox News, Dillon Burroughs and Charles Powell bring awareness about what’s happening in our nation and world.
Ending Slavery: How We Free Today’s Slaves, by Kevin Bales
In Ending Slavery, Bales again grapples with the struggle to end this ancient evil and presents the ideas and insights that can finally lead to slavery's extinction. Recalling his own involvement in the antislavery movement, he recounts a personal journey in search of the solution and explains how governments and citizens can build a world without slavery.