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To the end of June : the intimate life of American foster care / Cris Beam.

Beam, Cris. (Author).

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  • 26 out of 27 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Troup-Harris Regional Library. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at LaGrange Memorial Library.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780151014125
  • ISBN: 0151014124
  • Physical Description: xvii, 313 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Catch. King Solomon's baby ; Eye of the beholder ; Timing is anything ; Drugs in the system ; Catch as catch can -- Hold. Surge control ; Chutes and ladders and chutes ; Arrested in development ; Taking agency ; Homespun -- Release. Fantasy islands ; There's something about Mary ; Experiment ; Touching the elephant ; Last call.
Summary, etc.:
An intimate, authoritative look at the foster care system that examines why it is failing the kids it is supposed to protect and what can be done to change it.
Subject: Foster home care > United States.

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