Can't Get There From Here

Todd Strasser
5
Apr 6, 2018

Maybe lives on the streets with a tribe of homeless teens. These kids are runaways and throwaways, they have no place to go except cold city streets and have no family other than each other. They are abused, abandoned, and forgotten by society, every day they struggle to survive against the cold, hunger, and constant danger. But now there is a new girl, Tears, a 12 year old whose mother didn’t believe she had been abused by her stepfather. As the other kids start to disappear from violence, addiction, and exposure, Maybe tries to help Tears get off the streets before it becomes too late.

I loved this book. It was depressing but very interesting.This book will make you look at homeless people differently seeing the struggles that they have to go through.

I would recommend this book to anyone who would like to read an eye opening story.

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Olivia from Leawood Pioneer Library YAAC

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