A compelling, inspiring and moving collection of Barbara Holborow's stories of hope, loss and apathy from behind the Bench as Children's Magistrate
Barbara Holborow started her career as a legal stenographer. She later studied law at Sydney University and began to practice as a solicitor in the uinner city suburb of Glebe. She specialised in the represenataion of children and was appointed to the Children's Bench. Since her resignation from the Bench in 1994, Barbara has increased her profile as a media commentator on all aspects of children's justcice. She has twice featured on the current affairs program 60 Minutes, has a regular column in That's Life! magazine, and is in constant demand for her wise, incisive and compassionate views on issues of children's rights.