Mama Tina tells the intensely moving stories of some of the children [Christina Noble] has helped, and also reflects, with renewed insight, on her own life
Most of us feel impotent in the face of Third World poverty, but Christina Noble proves it's possible to help if we choose to
Praise for BRIDGE ACROSS MY SORROWS 'An extraordinarily moving story . . . both heart-rending and inspirational'
Christina Noble's story is heartbreaking but finally inspiring because of her indomitable courage in the face of violence, neglect and abuse. Her spirit blazes across the page in this unforgettable book
We see a human spirit of shining dignity, courage and resilience - it is not a surprise when she ultimately turns her life into a magnificent act of love and generosity
This is an amazing story - stiff with horror yet glimmering with humanity
Christina Noble's account of her childhood is shattering and inspiring, a record of grief and courage that would wring a tear from a stone - the author's integrity burns white-hot on the page. No one could invent these details, few could survive them