Coercive Control Books

Books on domestic, sexual and gender-based abuse and coercive control donated by Haven Horizons to Libraries Ireland

World-renowned criminology Jane Monckton Smith's groundbreaking work is revolutionising the understanding of coercive control and domestic homicide among those who respond to it. ISBN 9781526613219 Read more
Dr Emma Katz sheds light on the impacts of coercive control on children. ISBN 9780367615437 Read more
This book helps to show that most abused women who seek help do so because their rights and liberties have been jeopardized, not because they have been injured. ISBN 9780195384048 Read more
Lisa Aronson Fontes helps us recognise controlling behaviours of all kinds and understand why this destructive pattern occurs. ISBN 9781462520244, 2015 Read more
This book offers a critical appreciation of the nature and impact of coercive control in interpersonal relationships. ISBN 9780367894269 Read more
A devastating story of coercive control and domestic homicide. Why would an 'ordinary' father murder his family? ISBN 9781841883397 Read more
The authour describes ways to help women recognise when they are being controlled or devalued, and to find ways to get free of an abusive relationship.ISBN 9780425191651 Read more
Sandra Horley CBE draws on almost four decades supporting abused women to provide an insight into the reality behind the mask of the charming man. ISBN 9781785041488 Read more
This book explains violent and abusive behaviour and places it in a social context. ISBN 9780955882708 Read more
Dana Morningstar compares and contrasts healthy and unhealthy behaviors, strategies for getting out of the fog of confusion in abusive relationships, and into the clarity of building healthy relationships. ISBN Read more
This book will give you the strength, courage, and strategies you need to acknowledge the problem and stand up for yourself. ISBN 9781626254718 Read more
This book is a candid and utterly gripping memoir of how Helen Titchener was trapped by a smiling abuser, not once but twice. ISBN 9781509848751 Read more

Audio and e-books

Libraries Ireland

Libraries Ireland also have some of the above titles in audio and e-book version. Anyone with a library card can access these via Borrow Box.

You can download the full list of book donations here.