Judas Kisses


In April 1994 in a remote NSW town, Donna Carson was bashed, doused inpetrol and set alight by her de facto partner. She suffered horrifi c burns to 65%of her body and spent the next six months in hospital lapsing in and out ofconsciousness.Throughout, what kept her alive was the thought of her two young sons, Coe and Bodean.While she recuperated, social services stepped in and took them away. Against all expectations, Donna recovered, but after her release from hospital,she suffered secondary abuse, this time at the hands of government bureaucracy.She had to fi ght to regain custody of her children and then for the right to take the stand at her attacker's sentencing. At every step her questions were met with read more

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ISBN:

9781740666237

Format:

Paperback

Dimensions:

20cm x 13cm

RRP:

$22.99

Category:

Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2008

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Debbie & Carson, Ritchie