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torey hayden

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Fiction

Connor, aged nine, arrives in the play therapy room of child psychiatrist James Innes with the diagnosis "autistic". His mother Laura, an aloof, enigmatic novelist, can not handle him. His rancher father, embroiled in divorcing Laura, does not feel there is anything really wrong with Conor.

OVERHEARD IN A DREAM
FICTION

Lesley's Hungarian mother Mara  charming, childlike, lovable  was traumatized by her adolescent Holocaust experiences. Though her American husband and daughters try to live a normal life in Kansas, Mara holds them thrall to her moods and quirks. Lesley struggles to understand, but dealing with Mara is a severe strain which sets her apart from her peers.

THE SUNFLOWER FOREST
FICTION

Innocent Foxes

INNOCENT FOXES
FICTION

Non-Fiction

Sheila came into Torey Hayden's class for special children at the age of 6 after having tied a 3-year-old child to a tree and critically burned him. ONE CHILD is Torey Hayden's story of her attempt to tap the unbelievable capacity of this tortured child.

ONE CHILD
NON FICTION

Take four children of different ages and different backgrounds with widely diverse problems. Put them into one classroom with a teacher who comes to care deeply about each of them.

SOMEBODY ELSE'S KIDS
NON FICTION

His name was Kevin but his keepers called him Zoo Boy.  He didn't talk. He hid under tables and surrounded himself with a cage of chairs. He hadn't been out of the building in the four years since he'd come in. He was afraid of water and wouldn't take a shower.  He was afraid to be naked, to change his clothes.  He was nearly 16.

MURPHY'S BOY
NON FICTION

Torey Hayden's book Just Another Kid is not just another book.  Though each page turns on the mysteries of emotional disturbance, sex, alcoholism, violence and crime of all dimensions, the reader emerges from the experience convinced the world can be loving, caring, warm and orderly.

JUST ANOTHER KID
NON FICTION

As a new teacher in a small, Midwestern town, Torey meets eight-year-old Jadie, a child so wounded by the events in her life that she believes she is a ghost. 

GHOST GIRL
NON FICTION

Tigers Child

THE TIGER'S CHILD
NON FICTION

Beautiful Child

BEAUTIFUL CHILD
NON FICTION

Twilight Children UK cover

TWILIGHT CHILDREN
NON FICTION

The order in which Torey wrote the books is:
ONE CHILD (first published 1980)
SOMEBODY ELSE'S KIDS (first published 1981)
MURPHY'S BOY (first published 1983)
SUNFLOWER FOREST (first published 1984)
JUST ANOTHER KID (first published 1988)
GHOST GIRL (first published 1991)
TIGER'S CHILD (first published 1995)
THE MECHANICAL CAT (OVERHEARD IN A DREAM) (first published 1998)
BEAUTIFUL CHILD (first published 2002)
THE VERY WORST THING (first published 2003) -
TWILIGHT CHILDREN (first published 2005)
ZIJI (first published 2009)
INNOCENT FOXES (first published 2011)

Childrens Fiction
 

The Very Worst Thing

THE VERY WORST THING
FICTION

Ziji The Puppy That Learned to Meditate

ZIJI
FICTION

 

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