Spilled Milk
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Spilled Milk

Brooke Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call about the escalating brutality in her home.

When social services jeopardize her safety condemning her to keep her father’s secret, it’s a glass of spilled milk at the dinner table that forces her to speak about the cruelty she’s been hiding. In her pursuit for safety and justice Brooke battles a broken system that pushes to keep her father in the home.

When jury members and a love interest congregate to inspire her to fight, she risks losing the support of family and comes to the realization that some people simply do not want to be saved.

Spilled Milk is a novel of shocking narrative, triumph and resiliency.

Title:Spilled Milk
Edition Language:English
ISBN:
Format Type:Kindle Edition
Number of Pages:276 pages

    Spilled Milk Reviews

  • Elle Klass
    Feb 09, 2014

    Spilled Milk by K. L. Randis is a touching story based on true events. Brooke Nolan, from the time she is a little girl until her teenage years is sexually abused by her father. She isn't the only tar...

  • Anne Hawn Smith
    Oct 07, 2013

    This was a very compelling story and I could hardly put it down, but it made me so angry. I know this kind of abuse goes on and that children are victimized by their parents, but this child was also v...

  • Missy
    Oct 16, 2013

    My 15 yo read this and told me I should read it. I was hesitant because of the subject matter but also wanted to be able to discuss with her. It was really hard to read in the beginning but I am glad ...

  • Leticia
    Feb 06, 2014

    Honestly, it is a moving and horrifying tale of bravery and sadness. But if the editing had been more thorough I'd have been able to focus solely on Brooke's voice. Instead, the misused plurals/'s and...

  • Rachel Blum-jose
    May 11, 2014

    This just goes to show just how important proofreading your book is. Seriously..."would OF?" "Oxycontin's?" Not to mention the ungodly number of run-on sentences. I bring this up because I thought thi...

  • Mahshad Blue
    Jul 12, 2016

    I'm going to dnf this book. My heart just can't take it....

  • Bearkat
    May 29, 2015

    Best book EVER!!!This book was absolutely amazing. I feel so much stronger just from reading this book and seeing how Brooke survived. ...

  • Jariann
    Jun 05, 2014

    Couldn't put it down!! However, it deals with a very sensitive issue that may make this a book that is hard to read for some....

  • Kayleigh
    Dec 22, 2015

    Quite heartbreaking... I'm going to have to come back with the review for this one!...

  • Eliciah Kury
    Oct 12, 2016

    1). Author’s BackgroundSpilled Milk was written by K.L. Randis. She wrote this book to portray her life as a sexually abused child. Although, the main character in the book is named Brooke, the thin...