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One Child
One Child
One Child
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One Child

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Six-year-old Sheila never spoke, she never cried, and her eyes were filled with hate. Abandoned on a highway by her mother, unwanted by her alcoholic father, Sheila was placed in a class for emotionally disturbed children after she committed an atrocious act of violence against another child.

Everyone said Sheila was lost forever, everyone except her teacher, Torey Hayden.

Torey fought to reach Sheila, to bring the abused child back from her secret nightmare, because beneath the rage, Torey saw in Sheila the spark of genius. And together they embarked on a wondrous journey—a journey gleaming with a child's joy at discovering a world filled with love and a journey sustained by a young teacher's inspiring bravery and devotion.

 

LanguageEnglish
PublisherHarperCollins
Release dateFeb 20, 2018
ISBN9780062844415
One Child
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Torey Hayden

Torey Hayden has three decades of experience working with troubled children and has written eight books about it including One Child and Tiger’s Child. She is also the author of three novels and her books have been translated into more than thirty-five languages. Visit her online at Torey-Hayden.com.

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