Spilled Milk by K.L. RandisBrooke Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call about the escalating brutality in her home.
When social services jeopardize her safety condemning her to keep her father’s secret, it’s a glass of spilled milk at the dinner table that forces her to speak about the cruelty she’s been hiding. In her pursuit for safety and justice Brooke battles a broken system that pushes to keep her father in the home.
When jury members and a love interest congregate to inspire her to fight, she risks losing the support of family and comes to the realization that some people simply do not want to be saved.
Spilled Milk is a novel of shocking narrative, triumph and resiliency.
Spilled Milk: Based on a True Story Summary & Study Guide
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I recently had the pleasure of interviewing K. Randis: I kept journals my entire life. It was my one true escape. I often wrote about the ongoings of my household: the lack of food, abuse, screaming. Molly never accepted responsibility of the things she could have controlled as an adult in the situation, she never wanted the help therapeutically, and she continued to instigate situations that would put her at a disadvantage financially, socially, etc , so in that way she remained a victim. I saw the hurt in their eyes, how it immobilized them and kept them from escaping the past. I wanted to move away from my past, not soak in it.
L Randis. The following version of the novel was used to create this study guide: Randis, K. Spilled Milk. Randis, December 4, In the novel Spilled Milk by K. Randis, it was when a young boy, Joseph, spilled his glass of milk and his father did not become enraged or beat the boy that Brooke Nolan realized that her family was not normal. Accustomed to protecting her younger siblings when they made mistakes, Brooke jumped to see to it that Joseph was not physically hurt.