"A sharply political novel, highlighting uncomfortable but necessary questions about justice, fairness and human rights - especially the rights of children to live safely and be looked after, to enjoy fulfilled and happy lives. The final scenes are riveting." - Francesca Rendle-Short.
"Kernot's prose is clear and plain-spoken, her eye for detail sharp.She cleverly knits together separate lives to make a vivid, gripping whole.This is an accomplished , slow-burning novel." - Cath Kenneally.
Sharon will talk about how she came to write her book and how it relates to her work experience at Families SA. She will also do a short reading and after will be available for signing copies of her book, which will be on display.