Dani's Story: A Journey from Neglect to Love [NOOK Book]

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The Story That Captivated the Nation

In July 2005, six-year-old Danielle was removed from her Florida home after authorities found her living in squalor, subjected to horrific neglect, and so damaged by her own mother that recovery seemed impossible.

But hope and help were waiting for this little girl when Diane and Bernie Lierow, a hard-working couple with five boys of their own, adopted Dani and utterly ...

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Dani's Story: A Journey from Neglect to Love

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Overview

The Story That Captivated the Nation

In July 2005, six-year-old Danielle was removed from her Florida home after authorities found her living in squalor, subjected to horrific neglect, and so damaged by her own mother that recovery seemed impossible.

But hope and help were waiting for this little girl when Diane and Bernie Lierow, a hard-working couple with five boys of their own, adopted Dani and utterly transformed her life. Here is her, and their incredible story of a journey from neglect to love.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118043653
  • Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 5/18/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 272
  • Sales rank: 159,078
  • File size: 4 MB

Meet the Author

DIANE and BERNIE LIEROW are parents to six children, including Dani, as well as foster parents. Their story won a Pulitzer Prize for the St. Petersburg Times and was featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show. They live on a farm in Tennessee with miniature horses, goats, chickens, and Great Pyrenees dogs.

KAY WEST is a veteran print media journalist who has also written three books.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Chapter 1. Planting the Seed.

Chapter 2. Seeking.

Chapter 3. The Girl in the Photo.

Chapter 4. The Feral Child.

Chapter 5. Meeting Danielle.

Chapter 6. Falling through the Cracks.

Chapter 7. Nowhere Child.

Chapter 8. Into the System.

Chapter 9. Truth and Consequences.

Chapter 10. Butterflies Are Free.

Chapter 11. All in Good Time.

Chapter 12. Step by Step.

Chapter 13. Meet the Family.

Chapter 14. Hello Kitty.

Chapter 15. Ready, Set, Go.

Chapter 16. One Step Backward.

Chapter 17. Two Steps Ahead.

Chapter 18. T.J. Bearytales.

Chapter 19. Pedal, Pedal, Pedal!

Chapter 20. Dani.

Chapter 21. Baby’s First Christmas.

Chapter 22. Tennessee.

Chapter 23. The Public Eye.

Chapter 24. Big Brother.

Chapter 25. Home.

Epilogue.

Acknowledgments. 

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