I know there are miracles. The Professor said there are miracles. I'll have soft skin and pretty hair one day. One day, I'll wear my hair up.
Katherine is almost eighteen. Severely burned when she was three, she dreams that one day she will look like everyone else. Be like everyone else. Achieve her dreams. But Katherine won't be seen as a victim. Her life is filled with fun and humor and friendship, as she faces her first "real" date, arguments with her mum, and decisions about her future. An extraordinary story of a journey where pain and trauma become triumph and a passion for living, Butterflies is a coming of age story that celebrates the fighter in all of us.
- Copyright 2011
- 256 pages
- Ages 11 and Up. Great for teenagers
- Size 5 x 7 3/4 inches
Book Trotters Note
Offers a realistic portrayal of issues that teenagers face with.
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