The inspiration for writing Gap Tooth Smile Girl started as a mission to heal the students that Dr. G served as Executive Director of The Enrichment Academy, an afterschool program in South Carolina.


Again and again, as her students shared their painful experiences of bullying and abuse, it became apparent that her valuable wisdom, coping strategies, and tools learned through her own healing process could be helpful to young people, thus allowing them to know their Christ-affirmed worthiness so they may heal and soar. Learn more.

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The Author

Glenda M. Brown, PhD

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The Illustrator

Victor "Vicmanator" Nieto

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