cant-get-there-from-hereBook: Can’t Get There From Here
Author: Todd Strasser
Pages: 198

Her street name is Maybe. She lives with a tribe of homeless teens-runaways and throwaways, kids who have no place to go other than the cold city streets, and no family except for one another. Abused, abandoned, and forgotten, they struggle against the cold, hunger, and constant danger.
With the frigid winds of January comes a new girl: Tears, a twelve-year-old whose mother doesn’t believe her stepfather abuses her. As the other kids start to disappear-victims of violence, addiction, and exposure-Maybe tries to help Tears get off the streets…
if it’s not already too late.

I really did like this book. My first homeless books; it really is sad. The sad part is that there really homelessness going on in this world. This book is sad because a lot of events happens to the characters and some of their reasons why being a runaway is also sad. Sometimes I wish we really did live in a little picture perfect world with.