ANGIE Independent Reader
Recommended for mature readers 10+ years old
“Angie” lives with her mom who struggles with alcoholism. Her younger sister has gone to foster care. Angie has been sexually touched by one of mom’s friends. When Angie tells mom she isn’t believed. What can she do? How can Angie continue to love and protect her mom and keep herself safe? Who can she turn to for help? Can Angie handle another breach of trust?
This story addresses sexual abuse and speaks to the issue of trust.
The independent reader is for kids to read on their own. We have suggested some activities for them to do on their own.
Graphic novel, perfect bound, softcover, 82pp
Publisher: Hear my Heart Books Inc.
Author: Fawn Einarson
Illustrator: Dorina Bohnet