In The Best Interest of the Child Severely injured in an accident that forever changed her life year old Olivia becomes another faceless underserved child in foster care With no time to mourn or grieve the young girl is easy pre
Title: In The Best Interest of the Child
Author: Felicia Denise
Format: Kindle Edition
Severely injured in an accident that forever changed her life, 10 year old Olivia becomes another faceless, underserved child in foster care With no time to mourn or grieve, the young girl is easy prey for uncaring social workers and ambivalent foster families.Olivia quickly learns to hold her tongue and mask her emotions Even when exposed to neglect, bullying, and assauSeverely injured in an accident that forever changed her life, 10 year old Olivia becomes another faceless, underserved child in foster care With no time to mourn or grieve, the young girl is easy prey for uncaring social workers and ambivalent foster families.Olivia quickly learns to hold her tongue and mask her emotions Even when exposed to neglect, bullying, and assault, no one seems to care Holding fast to the teachings of her late father, Olivia ages out of the system broken, but no longer a victim.Now a successful child advocate attorney, Olivia is a passionate voice for children However, a routine case assignment by the court plunges Olivia back into the trauma of her childhood If she doesn t face her demons, a child will be sent into foster care, and Olivia will lose the only chance at love she s ever had or wanted.Foster care for her young client is not an option But Olivia s emotional scars run even deeper than she realized Reconciling with her past means Olivia must confront the one woman she blames for her battered soul.A woman who has no idea who Olivia isTE This book is intended for 18 only due to language, sexual activity and scenes of child abuse and near rape Those with emotional triggers should reconsider purchasing this bookVISED January 2017.