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Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope

Author: Kevin Ryan; Tina Kelley
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, ©2012.
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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  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Ryan; Tina Kelley
ISBN: 9781118230473 1118230477
OCLC Number: 781681333
Description: xxvi, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Darnell and Jim --
Tony --
Abraham --
Creionna --
Muriel --
Meagan --
Tony, a coda --
Add in home team! what you can do.
Responsibility: Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley.

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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.

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