The split is difficult to handle. Death is even more difficult to handle. Abuse from the only one you have left? Unbearable.
“Silence is Deadly” is the short and heart-wrenching tale of a girl with a dream: to be free. In her struggle to find freedom, a young girl with no way out finds redemption from the most unforgivable brutality.
“This is a striking piece of writing and deserves to be in this month’s top selections.”
HarperCollins Editor, December 2011