This book has reminded me to consider the homes my students come from it is told in a remarkably non self pitying manner. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Grady S. Wagner
As sad and horrible as Martha's early life was, I really enjoyed this book. Martha was a extremely smart and resourceful child. Read morePublished 26 days ago by B. Oen
Depressing story of deprived & abused childhood with no real ending. Leaves you wondering what happened.Published 27 days ago by Ritag
I thought it was disgusting and stopped reading it - shocking shocking shocking awful story - i gave it to a friend who was the one who recommended it because she comes from... Read morePublished 1 month ago by elizabeth houston
I just finished this minutes ago and I'm a little stunned. I didn't cry while I was reading it, but I am now. The book just captivated me and drew me in. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Stacie Dasher
I couldn't put this book down. It was so riveting and unimaginable to see what this poor child endured all through her first thirteen years of life!! Read morePublished 2 months ago by PAT NORLING
Great inside to the life of a child who grew up in poverty. My heart broke for Martha several times!Published 2 months ago by Jaime H.