Can't Get There from Here Author:Todd Strasser 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,... more » 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...if it's not already too late.« less
A very good book that gives a brief view into the life of street kids. An easy read that gives adults an idea of where some kids heads are at and gives teens a window into what life would be like on the streets. I enjoyed the book and would suggest it to anyone with teens.