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Nowhere to Go Audiobook

Nowhere to Go: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Boy Desperate to Be Loved

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Publisher's Summary

Bestselling author and foster carer Casey Watson shares the shocking true story of Tyler, an abused eleven-year-old who, after stabbing his step-mother, had nowhere else to go.

Knowing a little of Tyler's past - his biological mother, a heroin addict, died of an overdose when he was three - Casey feels bound to do her best for him. It isn't easy; Tyler continuously lashes out, even trying to attack Casey herself. Investigation into his earlier childhood reveals why: forced to watch his mother die he was found emaciated and traumatised two days later, then delivered to a father who didn't want him and a step-mother who beat him.

With the horrific events of his past now vividly affecting the course of his present, Casey and her husband Mike are determined to veer him away from the violence and drugs they fear he will come to depend on.

Heartbreaking and profoundly moving, Nowhere to Go tells the story of a child forsaken by his family but fought for by his foster carers.

©2014 Casey Watson (P)2014 HarperCollins Publishers Limited

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  • steph
    3/04/16
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    "nowhere to go"

    this once again was a good story. with excellent ending, a story with lots of different emotions.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • NPD
    19/03/15
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    "brilliant"

    loved the book.and thought it was told very well. felt so happy when he was kept by casey

    0 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Miss M L Corvi
    16/12/14
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    "Did not enjoy the audio narration"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Nowhere to Go to be better than the print version?

    No


    What didn’t you like about Kate Lock’s performance?

    It was all too much, too much eastend accents, and found male voices and young boy's hard to listen too.


    Any additional comments?

    Liked the story and book, but struggled with the audio narration, sorry to say.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  • Annie
    29/10/14
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    "Ridiculous narration"
    Would you try another book written by Casey Watson or narrated by Kate Lock?

    Possibly another Casey Watson title, but not if narrated by Kate Lock.


    Would you recommend Nowhere to Go to your friends? Why or why not?

    No - narration too poor.


    What didn’t you like about Kate Lock’s performance?

    Bizarre, erratic and over-the-top accents - at times difficult to understand words.


    Did Nowhere to Go inspire you to do anything?

    No.


    Any additional comments?

    Very disappointing - mediocre story made unbearable by narrator.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

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