Kathy is a very empathetic and succinct writer.
It will rip your heart to pieces, and encourage you to get out and do something to make the world a better place, possibly even becoming a foster parent yourself.
I would recommend reading this book to anyone who is considering becoming a Foster Parent, or want to work with children in foster homes or in the system.
I just got done reading this book. Loved the heart and honesty behind all the writing. I personally have wanted to do foster care, but loved the true perspective of just how much... Read morePublished 1 month ago by squareroot
I could not get enough of Kathy Harrison's true stories about the 100 foster kids who have passed through her home. Read morePublished 1 month ago by SChanson
I am a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) which is referenced many times in the book at the "advocates". Read morePublished 2 months ago by Claudia Fulbright
A realistic, honest view of what foster parenting is really like- both filled with heartwarming rewards and also intense heartache, but for the kdis' sake we face all the obstacles... Read morePublished 2 months ago by patricia wells
Harrison gives a thorough, sincere account of her joys and several of her pains in her life as a foster mother. Read morePublished 4 months ago by ElizaD
Kathy Harrison's Another Place at the Table is a moving first-hand account of life as a foster parent. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Ariella Moon
I am sincerely thankful for authors such as Kathy Harrison who have the courage to write about their experiences as foster and adoptive parents. Read morePublished 7 months ago by JB
A friend who adopted out of foster care said this book was the closest to what it's really like of anything she's read, so I read it and appreciated a lot of the honesty from the... Read morePublished 8 months ago by christina b d