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ANOTHER PLACE AT THE TABLE tells not only the story of Kathy Harrison and her foster children but also the story of foster families across the nation. Tangible. Raw. Gentle reader, you may have noticed Oscar Banquet has been on a lengthy hiatus. I loved this book...and I hate to read books! So it was hard to actually connect with the children listed. The sad truth about the the foster care system in Mass. You will gain a greater understanding of how the victim turns into the one doing the harm... THEN, you read a book like this and you're like "HO SHIT, IF I GET A FOSTER KID THEY WILL MAKE ANOTHER KID STICK TOYS UP THEIR VAGINAS", A very touching memoir, written beautifully and from the heart, without sugarcoating the challenges that come from supporting children within the social services system. And, I especially recommend it to those who judge bio parents, who judge foster parents, who judge the whole system, who say that we do it for money or this or that. There is always some foster homes that are not appropriate and can cause the child more harm. This is a picture of my son at 10 months, to help you place that age: As a therapeutic foster mother myself, I found some of her honesty refreshing about some of the mistakes she had made (most notably the princess crown). The press was so bad..." (Harrison, 7). Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 28, 2017, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 13, 2012, Reviewed in Australia on February 6, 2020, Biographies of People with Disabilities (Books), TarcherPerigee; Reprint edition (May 24, 2004). It is the frank first-person story of a woman whose compassionate best intentions for a child … Those are the ones that everyone hears about on the news. I finished it in less than 24 hours. It can be hard to describe to prospective adoptive parents what it is like, really, to be a former foster child or what it is like to parent one. 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