From bestselling and award winning author, Sibel Hodge, comes a inspirational coming of age novel... Most sixteen-year-old girls are obsessed with their looks, but Jazz Hooper's obsessed for a different reason. After a car accident that kills her mum, Jazz is left with severe facial scars and... show more
From bestselling and award winning author, Sibel Hodge, comes a inspirational coming of age novel... Most sixteen-year-old girls are obsessed with their looks, but Jazz Hooper's obsessed for a different reason. After a car accident that kills her mum, Jazz is left with severe facial scars and retreats into a dark depression. Fearing what will happen if Jazz doesn't recover, her dad makes a drastic decision to move them from England to a game reserve in Kenya for a new start. And when Jazz finds an orphaned leopard cub, it sets off a chain of events that lead her on a two year journey of discovery, healing, and love."A percentage of the royalties from the sale of this book will be contributed to Panthera, a leading international conservation organization dedicated to protecting and preserving the world's big cats, plus other wildlife conservation groups." -- Sibel Hodge, Author What readers are saying about The See-Through Leopard:"The author has captured the survival of the human spirit and brought it lovingly to the pages of The See-Through Leopard. Highly recommended.""Best book I've read this year.""This is a warm and uplifting love story .... love for a leopard, love for wild animals, love for the environment and ultimately love for oneself.""In this beautifully poignant novel, Sibel gently leads us through Jazz's recovery and return to normality. Some powerful lessons are learnt along the way.""The See-Through Leopard by the talented Sibel Hodge is a book that will touch both your heart and your spirit.""I consider the book to be not just for coming of age readers, but for anyone who loves a story about victory in spiritual and mental healing, young love and saving a darling leopard cub.""Sibel Hodge crafts a wonderful story that goes beyond entertainment into the world of impassioned people who care about all species on this earth.""Conflict, controversy, drama, heroism, life altering events all come together to bring a suspenseful story to a full circle of life.""This is a heartwarming tale for readers of all ages.""I found this to be a gripping, moving and thought-provoking read.""The See Through Leopard is a lovely story about fighting for survival, healing, and recognizing that our scars don't define us"