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The Resource Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope, Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley

Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope, Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley

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Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope
Title
Almost home
Title remainder
helping kids move from homelessness to hope
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inside the lives of homeless teens{u2014}moving stories of pain and hope from Covenant House Almost Home tells the stories of six remarkable young people from across the United States and Canada as they confront life alone on the streets. Each eventually finds his or her way to Covenant House, the largest charity serving homeless and runaway youth in North America. From the son of a crack addict who fights his own descent into drug addiction to a teen mother reaching for a new life, their stories veer between devastating and inspiring as they each struggle to find a place called home
Summary
Inside the lives of homeless teens{u2014}moving stories of pain and hope from Covenant House Almost Home tells the stories of six remarkable young people from across the United States and Canada as they confront life alone on the streets. Each eventuallyfinds his or her way to Covenant House, the largest charity serving homeless and runaway youth in North America. From the son of a crack addict who fights his own descent into drug addiction to a teen mother reaching for a new life, their stories veer between devastating and inspiring as they each struggle to find a place called home
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Writing style
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10146623
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ryan, Kevin
Dewey number
362.77/56920820973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4505
LC item number
.R798 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Kelley, Tina
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True
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  • Homeless children
  • Homeless youth
  • Homeless children
  • Homeless youth
Target audience
adult
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helping kids move from homelessness to hope
Label
Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope, Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Darnell and Jim -- Tony -- Abraham -- Creionna -- Muriel -- Meagan -- Tony, a coda -- Add in home team! what you can do
Control code
2012017212
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 230 p.
Isbn
9781118230473
Lccn
2012017212
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope, Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Darnell and Jim -- Tony -- Abraham -- Creionna -- Muriel -- Meagan -- Tony, a coda -- Add in home team! what you can do
Control code
2012017212
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 230 p.
Isbn
9781118230473
Lccn
2012017212
Other physical details
ill.

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