Cara, Pete and Naomi all have something in common: each has suffered from multiple forms of abuse. Verbally Marked is a young adult verse novel that follows each of their personal stories as they struggle to overcome their hardships. More
Cara has been abused by her mother ever since she could remember. Pete has suffered from verbal and physical marks ever since his seventh birthday. Naomi, abused by her husband, has suffered from all forms of abuse. Verbally Marked follows each of their personal stories as they struggle to overcome the hardships that make up their daily lives.