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Closed 31/07/2019

raised of £2,500 target by 13 supporters

    Weʼve raised £365 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
    Funded on Wednesday, 31st July 2019

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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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    • 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 🐻 📖💕


    • Natalie Smith

      Natalie Smith

      Feb 3, 2019


    • Joanne James

      Joanne James

      Feb 3, 2019

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


    • Barbara Eggleton

      Barbara Eggleton

      Feb 2, 2019

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


    • Christine and Laurie

      Christine and Laurie

      Feb 2, 2019

      Great book. Hope you raise the money.


    • Naomi Johnstone

      Naomi Johnstone

      Feb 2, 2019


    • Kathryn Youngson

      Kathryn Youngson

      Feb 1, 2019

      Good luck with the books!

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