One Child has pulled it's readers in from the first page. It is a novel that shows the love that a young child receives after being abused and deprived of this emotion some of us take for granted. Torey L. Hayden is the author of this book as well as the teacher of this young girl named Shelia. Torey writes the novel from her perspective; she goes into great depth explaining
The novel is written in the point of view of the author, which is the teacher of a class of mentally and physically abused children. The story written in this way is great because really shows how she feels during a particular situation.
Also, Torey is able to read the expressions on the child-ren's faces very clearly and is dexterous at explaining what the children are saying in detail. She also has many theories about how to handle children, and shares them with the reader through this novel. Torey is excellent at telling the story of