When Aisha spots an ad for a 'personal introductory service for professionals' in the newspaper, she could never have guessed it would lead to such a perfect marriage. But you should be careful what you wish for! Mark is sorry the first time he hits Aisha. His tears make her all the more determined to be a better wife; not to let herself down again. But however hard Aisha tries, she can't live up to Mark's impossible expectations -- or escape his terrifying, violent temper. Soon she is trapped in a cycle of horrific abuse and imprisonment. And with two young children to protect, Aisha must draw on what strength she has left to find an escape. What follows is something so devastating it plunges Aisha into her darkest days yet. Is the price she must pay for freedom too high?
Closing date: 03/07/2018
Reviews for The Girl in the Mirror:
'A moving read that Cathy Glass fans will devour.
Reviews for Damaged:
'Cannot fail to move those who read it.'
'A truly harrowing read that made me cry.'
'A true tale of hope. ****.'
! 'Foster carers rarely get the praise they deserve, but Cathy Glass's book should change all that.****
'A hugely touching and emotional true tale.'
Publication date: 14/04/2011
Publisher: Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
|Publication date:||14th April 2011|
|Publisher:||Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Genres:||eBook Favourites, Family Drama, Sagas and Romance,|
|Categories:||Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),|
Cathy Glass has been a foster carer for twenty-five years, during which time she has looked after over one hundred and fifty children, as well as raising three children of her own. She was awarded a degree in education and psychology as a mature student, and writes under a pseudonym. To find out more about Cathy and her story visit www.cathyglass.co.uk.More About Cathy Glass