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"A Rock and a Hard Place" (1993) The 14-year-old HIV-positive author --Anthony Godby Johnson --described enduring ritual sexual abuse, but curious reporters noticed that the writing in the book was similar to that of his so-called foster mother, Vicki Fraginals. One of his biggest supporters, Armistead Maupin, in photo, wrote about the betrayal in his 2000 novel, "The Night Listener." Robert Durell, Los Angeles Times
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