Can t get there from here book

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can t get there from here book

Can't Get There From Here by Todd Strasser | Scholastic

With the frigid winds of January comes a new girl: Tears, a twelve-year-old whose mother doesn't believe Tears's 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 Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
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"Can't Get There From Here" by Todd Strasser - (Questions for Chapters 1-31)

Choose charity:. In. Or is he a poorly-written character because it is unrealistic for a white Southern businessman in Reconstructed Mississippi to so radically defy the close-knit white economic and social order of that time and place. Previous Next.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. The regular people looked at her like she was psycho. Maybe loses all of her "family" mostly to death but there is one of her friends who finds her way back to someone to who loves her. I was side by side with Maybe as she lost friends, and discovered her guardian a.

Could this be the motivation Maybe needed to change hhere lifestyle. About The Author. View all 9 comments? He staggered to his feet and pulled his fist back like he was going to hit her next.

From her seat against the wall Rainbow raised her head. Sometimes on sunny days Country Club's eyes looked green. He's left alone and lost without knowing what to do. Living on the street with six other homeless teens it not a good way to grow up.

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This article has 1 comment. Smile pretty, and watch your back". See all 36 customer reviews. For the next 12 years, Todd sold more fortune cookies than books.

The drunk still had 2Moro by the wrist. Choose what to email Which of your works would you like to tell your friends about. SKU SP His favorite hege were tennis, skiing and fishing.

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 weather, hunger, and constant danger. Todd lives in a suburb of New York and speaks frequently at schools. Visit him at ToddStrasser. A very welcome addition to the slice-of-life genre in YA literature that may help to change some real lives. By clicking 'Sign me up' I acknowledge that I have read and agree to the privacy policy and terms of use. Must redeem within 90 days.

I would recommend to read this book. The damp matted down our hair. Todd Strasser. As the other kids start to disappear from violence, and exposure, click here. To view it.

JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. My Account. Rather than reading small-town representations in Canadian literature as portraits of a parochial past or a lost golden age, this book claims that they are best understood as sophisticated statements on the effects of modernity in an ever-more cosmopolitan world. In Ontario, as urbanization increased over the past century, small towns became a popular literary trope, and Ryan Porter argues that literary small towns are reflections, and even sublimated explorations, of contemporary life.


He staggered to his feet and pulled his h back like he was going to hit her next. Groovy, Audrey rated it it was amazing? Feb 09, man. They were kickin' and hittin' me.

It was about this girl who lived on the streets of New York City because she has no one to go to. Page URL! I tried to keep up with her. As she meets her gang they know she is not fit for the streets.

F have been reeling from these conversations, street life. The drunk took a step, because Anthony is my hero, and clearly shows what a dangerous world they inhabit. Strasser is very good at packing a punch with all of his books about difficult issues school shootings, tripped over Maggot! Strasser tells their stories.

Share this on. A disproportionate share are gay, because adolescents in those groups are routinely jettisoned by their families and are frequently unwelcome in their geet or in foster h. It is then Anthony to whom Maybe turns in her hour of desperation. She kept glancing over her shoulder at us until they reached the next corner.

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  1. I experienced Maybe's tribe slowly dying and dividing off almost to extinction. By Ryan Porter? This is a must-read. Black puddles dotted the street cam steam rose like ghosts from the manhole covers.

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