Ward of the State
LABELED captures a resilient voice. It's a coming of age experience that explores life and the foster care system from the perspective of a child, young adult who aged out, advocate and social worker. Written to spark inspiration for readers to live life despite barriers.
Praise for LABELED
Living proof that we can overcome things.
Julia Biard, Author of Imagine This: Growing Up with my Brother John Lennon
Real and Raw! Character building for all our lives.
David Lawerence Jr. Retired publisher of the Miami Herald and now, chair of the Children's Movement
A truth-telling work of art that delivers a systemic response to the foster care system.
Suze Guillaume, Author of Do It BIG and curator of Liberty City Reads
A first-generation college graduate, award-winning advocate for youth, and author. Known for being resilient and bold, she’s an outspoken activist utilizing her experiences to empower others. As a foster care visionary, she starred in the documentary, Foster Shock and has been featured on NPR and in Essence Magazine. Her eye-opening memoir, LABELED, is her debut.