Jacob's Story - Thrown Away Children (Paperback)
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Jacob's Story - Thrown Away Children (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 19/08/2021
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Officers from the RSPCA investigate reports of animal cruelty and neglect on a farm, only to discover a 5-year-old boy curled up asleep in a dog bed, amidst filth and squalor. He has severe physical and cognitive impairments, and no one outside the family seems to know of the existence of little Jacob. When he arrives in the Allen household, a terrified Louise wonders how on earth she will cope looking after a child with his level of physical and emotional damage. With the support of veteran social worker, Mary, the fight begins to get Jacob the support he needs - as medical investigations begin to reveal more shocking details about Jacob's story.

Publisher: Mirror Books
ISBN: 9781913406677
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm

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“Recommended”

Another must read by Louise Allen. Read it in one go. Definitely recommend.
What a life Jacob led before being placed in the care of Louise. With her care and support he can learn to cope in the world.
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“A hard but good read.”

When the RSPA turn up at a deserted farmhouse after a tip off about neglected animals the officer is shocked to find a small boy curled up in a dog basket. Jacob is nearly five but cannot do anything apart from curl... More

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“Inspiring and tear-jerking story!”

I’d like to thank Mirror Books and NetGalley for giving me the opportunity to read ‘Jacob’s Story’ another in the ‘Thrown Away Children’ series written by Louise Allen, in exchange for my honest and unbiased review.... More

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