Fifteen year old Zara Renee Coleman is taken into foster care when both parents develop acute psychiatric conditions following a family tragedy, and are unable to provide adequate care for her. Whilst trying to adapt to a new life with her foster mother, Zara attracts global media attention, but manages to inspire teenagers everywhere.
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"I never ask for mercy and seek no one's sympathy. I would never, as was once needlessly feared in this court, be a fugitive from justice in this country, only a seeker of it."-Conrad Black, in his statement to the court, June 24, 2011In 1993, Conrad Black was the proprietor of London's Daily Telegraph and the head of one…
This is a story of courage, self-belief and the will to survive.
Despite their backgrounds, children of two mentally ill parents can go on to thrive and achieve great things, which Zara proves is possible.
Suitable for 13+.
THIS BOOK IS SUPPORTED BY SANE, LEADING UK MENTAL HEALTH CHARITY.