Why Every Kid is One Caring Adult Away from Being a Success Story
As a foster child, Josh Shipp was abused and raped. When Rodney became his newest foster father, Josh did everything he could to alienate himself. But Rodney refused to give up on him. Thanks to his foster dad’s unconditional love, Josh didn’t become what statistics predict: dead or in jail. With jars of marbles, Josh illustrates the weeks of a child’s life and how much time there is to create a bond with them before they turn 18 and head into the world—as either a success story or a statistic.