|Genre||Literary Fiction / Self-help
|Submitted:||Thursday, 29 December 2011
|Read by:||285 different readers
I threw my hands across my face, waiting for the blow to follow. Nothing happened. I cautiously looked up from my hands to find my new foster carer staring at me with a look of horror and sadness.'
After years of abuse from her mother, 14 year old Amy is finally rescued and put into a foster placement with a woman she knows nothing about. Not knowing any different from the awful lifestyle she has had, Amy doesn't speak in case of upsetting her new foster carer and constantly jumps and flinches whenever she is spoken to.
However after a lot of reassurance and patience, can Amy learn to trust an adult again? And will her carer finally get to know the full tragic story Amy has hidden all these years?
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