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Ruth Kennell

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£365raised of £2,500 target by 13 supporters

Weʼre raising £2,500 to raise the money to part pay for the publication of my Bertie Bear book series, a series of books for adoptees, adopters and foster carers.

Kidlington Oxford
11 days to go

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We adopted three children ( all at once!) 17 years ago and have had an eventful time with them as they have grown up. We now have three very capable and confident children but they do still carry their history with them and this can be hard for them at times.

I have become passionate about helping people to understand the issues and difficulties that adopted and fostered children struggle with and am wanting to publish a series of books about how it feels to be adopted. I have used Bertie Bear for my stories as he has been on the journey through adoption with my children. He is a much loved bear in our family and it seems right that it is him who tells the stories.

I run training courses for teachers/ carers/police and other social care professionals and I would very much like my Bertie Bear series to be an integral part of my training.

I have eventually found a publishing company who I feel is in tune with the sentiment behind my books ( this is very important ) and they are asking for a part payment of £2,500 towards the cost of publication. Can you help Bertie and me to spread the word about adoption?

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13

  • Anne Marie Smith

    Anne Marie Smith

    Feb 3, 2019

    Well done and Good Luck on your journey Ruth it will be a best seller I’m sure 🐻 📖💕

    £20.00

  • Natalie Smith

    Natalie Smith

    Feb 3, 2019

    £10.00

  • Joanne James

    Joanne James

    Feb 3, 2019

    Well done Ruth, really proud of you xxxx Love JJMLS xxxx

    £20.00

  • Barbara Eggleton

    Barbara Eggleton

    Feb 2, 2019

    You are an inspiration. This is a wonderful idea. Good luck in achieving your goal.

    £25.00

  • Christine and Laurie

    Christine and Laurie

    Feb 2, 2019

    Great book. Hope you raise the money.

    £20.00

  • Naomi Johnstone

    Naomi Johnstone

    Feb 2, 2019

    £10.00

  • Kathryn Youngson

    Kathryn Youngson

    Feb 1, 2019

    Good luck with the books!

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