Thrown Away Child is a memoir covering Louise Allen’s abusive childhood in a foster home, how she survived – using her love of art as a sanctuary – and how she hopes to right old wrongs now by fostering children herself and campaigning for the improvement of foster care services. It is a compelling and inspirational story. This book gives a voice to the many children who grew up unhappily in care.
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Thrown Away Child is a memoir covering Louise Allen’s abusive childhood in a foster home, how she survived - using her love of art as a sanctuary - and how she hopes to right old..
ISBN 10 : 1476763011
ISBN 13 : 9781476763019
In New Orleans, NYPD detective Neil Hockaday and his African-American wife, Ruby Flagg, are swept up in a web of family secrets, politics, murder, and revenge involving a scamming ..
ISBN 10 : 0787998818
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Throw-away children fail academically, behave poorly in class, or refuse to follow directions; they are the special-needs kids, the minority-language kids, the disruptive kids, the..
ISBN 10 : 9781285427331
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HEALTH, SAFETY, AND NUTRITION FOR THE YOUNG CHILD, 9th Edition, covers contemporary health, safety, and nutrition needs of infant through school-age children--and guides teachers i..
ISBN 10 : 9781412918008
ISBN 13 : 1412918006
The Encyclopedia of Interpersonal Violence, edited by Claire M. Renzetti and Jeffrey L. Edleson, is the definitive resource for members of the general public who are interested in ..
ISBN 10 : 9780190288471
ISBN 13 : 0190288477
This book reports the work of a 20-year collaboration between a multidisciplinary group of clinicians and developmental scientists who have created and investigated a new tool to e..
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Children in Crisis is a realistic and comprehensive guide to help all educators and anyone working with children. It will help people make better choices when dealing with children..