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Kay Bratt is a child advocate and author of the books Train to Nowhere, Chasing China, The Bridge, A Thread Unbroken, and the acclaimed memoir of the years she spent working in Chinese orphanages, Silent Tears: A Journey of Hope in a Chinese Orphanage. She has actively volunteered for several nonprofit organizations, including An Orphan’s Wish (AOW) and the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for abused and neglected children. In China, she was honored with the Pride of the City award for humanitarian work. After living in China for several years, Bratt now resides in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in South Carolina, with her husband, daughter, dog, and cat.
Having spent many years traveling around the world, I have seen a great deal of poverty and injustice. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Amazon Customer
Being a Mom to two adopted children from China, I knew this book was a must read. I must say that my eyes have been opened to many things I have always wondered about. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Lora J. Krier
I was more curious about this book at first and did not expect to get so wrapped up in it that I could hardly put it down. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Linda White
Eye opening never would have ever thought of this before. Patience, love and God shows the way. This has given me more to pray about, mote to praise the undying efforts of all that... Read morePublished 10 days ago by A. Taylor
Thank you for writing such an honest book about what life is like in an orphanage. I know that it has helped many, many adoptive parents like me to understand better the hardships... Read morePublished 10 days ago by China Tex mama
Written in an accessible diary format, I read this tearfully in one evening. I simply couldn't put it down. It is hard to imagine the circumstances of these babies in China. Read morePublished 11 days ago by Pamela
I had never read about life in a Chinese orphanage before. This book was a definite eye opener. Glad I read it.Published 15 days ago by Debbie Olsted
This book was a real eye opener. I had always heard about this type of abuse in China I just didn't know how bad it really is. Read morePublished 15 days ago by KIMMY B
A wonderful story of how one woman's dedication can inspire many more woman to make a difference in the lives of hundreds of orphans, and even change the mindset of those who had... Read morePublished 16 days ago by Anna