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Author Ryan, Kevin.
Title Almost home : helping kids move from homelessness to hope / Kevin Ryan and Tina Kelley.
Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2012.
ISBN 9781118230473 (cloth)
1118230477 (cloth)
OCLC No. 781681333
Description xxvi, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliog. 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.
Summary Inside the lives of homeless teens{8212}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.
Author Ryan, Kevin.
Subject Homeless children -- United States.
Homeless youth -- United States.
Homeless children -- Canada.
Homeless youth -- Canada.
Other Author Kelley, Tina.

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