The Kindness of Strangers
A young widow raising two boys, Sarah Laden is struggling to keep her family together. But when a shocking revelation rips apart the family of her closest friend, Sarah finds herself welcoming yet another troubled young boy into her already tumultuous life.
Jordan, a quiet, reclusive elementary school classmate of Sarah's son Danny, has survived a terrible ordeal. By agreeing to become Jordan's foster mother, Sarah will be forced to question the things she has long believed. And as the delicate threads that bind their family begin to unravel, all the Ladens will have to face difficult truths about themselves and one another—and discover the power of love necessary to forgive and to heal.
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Review: The Kindness of StrangersUser Review - Jennifer Coleman-Davidson - Goodreads
Such a horrendous subject but written in a thoughtful way. Initially I couldn't get "into" the book, the first chapter did not appeal to me at all, so I put it aside for a few months. When I picked it ... Read full review
Review: The Kindness of StrangersUser Review - JoAnne - Goodreads
This story is about abuse and child pornography and may turn readers off. I seldom read anything knowingly with this theme. Kittle has a wonderful sense of the young characters in her book and I found myself understanding how they felt and thought. It kept me reading and thinking about the book. Read full review