No Place

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By Todd Strasser
Publisher Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
No Place
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When Dan and his family go from middle class to homeless, issues of injustice rise to the forefront in this relatable, timely novel from Todd Strasser that VOYA calls poignant, darkly humorous, and exceptionally thoughtprovoking.It seems like Dan has it all. Hes a baseball star who is part of the popular crowd and dates the hottest girl in school. Then his family loses their home. Forced to move into the towns Tent City, Dan feels his world shifting. His friends try to pretend that everythings cool, but theyre not the ones living among the homeless. As Dan struggles to adjust to his new life, he gets involved with the people who are fighting for better conditions and services for the residents of Tent City. But someone wants Tent City gone, and will stop at nothing until its destroyed...

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51952 words51,952 words
272 pages272 pages
Lexile 730LLexile 730L
Grade 7 to 12Grade 7 to 12
Age 12-17Age 12-17
Published 2015Published 2015

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Book ISBN:

1442457228

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