Cyntoia Brown’s Memoir Gets Stunning Cover

Cyntoia Brown’s Memoir Gets Stunning Cover

Cyntoia Brown, a victim of child sex trafficking, whose imprisonment for murdering a forty-three year old man when she was only sixteen inspired a years-long campaign for her release, is publishing her memoir in just a couple months. Her case has had a major impact on laws surrounding sentencing for minors and victims of sex-trafficking. Now, she’s publishing her story in a new memoir she began writing while serving her sentence.   Image via npr https://twitter.com/thejasminebrand/status/1163887939471826946 Brown was sentenced to life-in-prison in 2004 for shooting a 43-year-old sex trafficker in self-defense. According to NPR: Brown was convicted of aggravated robbery and …

Cyntoia Brown Lands Book Deal After Prison Release

Cyntoia Brown Lands Book Deal After Prison Release

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Announced on Monday, Cyntoia Brown will team up with Atria Books to tell her gripping and haunting story. Brown was granted clemency at the beginning of the year and is set to be released today. Driven by a desire to help victims of abuse everywhere, she’s eager to begin the next chapter of her life.   Image Via ABC News A victim of child sex trafficking, Brown was convicted of murdering a forty-three year old man who used her as a pawn. Originally, Brown was sentenced to fifty-one years to life before her case gained national attention and supporters began …