Publisher's Summary

Cruel to Be Kind is the true story of Max, age six. He is fostered by Cathy while his mother is in hospital with complications from type 2 diabetes.
Fostering Max gets off to a bad start when his mother, Caz, complains and threatens Cathy even before Max has moved in. Cathy and her family are shocked when they first meet Max. But his social worker isn't the only one in denial; his whole family are, too.
©2017 Cathy Glass (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers
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5 out of 5 stars
By Joy on 18-01-2018

A++

Cathy Glass is an inspiration. She is a miracle worked in the life of these kids and alot of time the parents of the kids she cares for. I never expected this story to end like it did but sad as it was the kids were and will be okay thanks to her and other kind ppl like her.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Aubrey on 16-05-2018

a delight as always

cathy is my hero another great one for the books she tells her stories in a way you just can't put down

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4 out of 5 stars
By suzanne on 05-04-2018

Good

Was such an interesting story but hated the narrators voice
Was very dull and monotone

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5 out of 5 stars
By anna abimbola on 22-02-2018

Heartwarming

This story was heartwarming and tragic the little boy growing up to be this grown man made me a cry

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