Title : Twilight Children Three Voices No One Heard Untill Someone Listened
Author : Torey Haden
Publisher : Harper Element
Year : 2005
While working in the children’s psychiatric ward of large hospital, Torey was introduced to seven year old Cassandra, a child who had been kidnapped by her father and was found dirty, starving and picking through rubbish bins survive. She refused to speak, so Torey could only imagine what she had been through. Drake, by contrast, was charismatic four year old who managed to participate fully in his pre-school class without uttering a single word. Last, there was Gerda, eighty two who had suffered a massive stroke and was unwilling to engage in conversation with anyone. Although Torey had never worked with adults, she agreed to help when all other efforts had failed.
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