Turning Stones: My Days and Nights with Children at Risk: A Caseworker's Story
Turning Stones My Days and Nights with Children at Risk A Caseworker's Story Author:Marc Parent, Anna Quindlen (foreword) Why does an infant die of malnutrition? Why does an eight-year-old hold a knife to his brother's throat? Or a mother push her cherished daughter twenty-three floors to her death? Marc Parent, a city caseworker, searched the streets--and his heart--for the answers, and shares them in this powerful, vivid, beautifully written book. — WITH A NEW AFT... more »ERWORD BY THE AUTHOR« less
Katherine T. reviewed Turning Stones: My Days and Nights with Children at Risk: A Caseworker's Story on
Brillantly written. I cannot imagine anyone walking away from this book without being affected in some way.
Marc Parent is geniune and believeable in situations that are hard to comprehend in a 'normal' situation...