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Publisher's Summary

When Reece arrives at Cathy's door aged 7 years old, he has already passed through the hands of four different carers in four weeks. As the details of his short life emerge, it becomes clear that to help him, Cathy will face her biggest challenge yet.
The latest title from the author of Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller Damaged.
Reece is the last of six siblings to be fostered. Having been in care for four months his aggressive and disruptive behaviour has seen him passed from carer to carer. Although only 7, he has been excluded from school, and bites people so often that his mother calls him 'Sharky'.
Cathy wants to find the answers for Reece's distressing behaviour, but he has been sworn to secrecy by his mother, and will not tell them anything. As the social worker prepares for the final hearing, he finds five different files on Reece's family, and is incredulous that he had not been removed from them as a baby. When the darkest of family secrets is revealed to Cathy, Reece's behaviour suddenly starts to make sense, and together they can begin to rebuild his life.
©2015 Cathy Glass (P)2015 HarperCollins Publishers Limited
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Critic Reviews

"Cannot fail to move those who read it." (Adoption-net)
"Heartbreaking." ( Mirror)
"A truly harrowing read that made me cry." ( The Sun)
"A true tale of hope." ( OK!)
"Foster carers rarely get the praise they deserve, but Cathy Glass's book should change all that" ( First magazine)
"A hugely touching and emotional true tale." ( Star magazine)
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5 out of 5 stars
By Munchie on 03-15-15

Fab book

This was a terrific read as all of cathy a books are, I promise, if you started you will be hooked

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5 out of 5 stars
By Sheree on 07-13-17

Terrific presentation of a troubled boy saved by love

I have fallen in love with Cathy Glass stories. So easy to listen to. This one does not disappoint.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Mrs. Lorraine J. Brown on 05-29-15

Mummy told me not to tell

A heart warming story beautifully narrated luckily their are such caring people in the world,

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5 out of 5 stars
By jacqueline on 01-09-18

brilliant story

this story was really good lot of sad parts but fantastic outcome for reece I hope he has very happy future

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5 out of 5 stars
By Margaret Sawers on 11-21-16

Thanks again I loved the book as always Cathy is

The narrator was clear and easy to listen to this book makes me realize that all children do not have a good life

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5 out of 5 stars
By Tameeka on 02-22-16

Absolutely wonderful!

Yet another amazing story from Cathy Glass. I wold urge anyone to give this a read!

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