Nancy Keane's Booktalks -- Quick and Simple

Fogelin, Adrian.

Atlanta : Peachtree, 2001.
IL 3-6, RL 4.5
ISBN 1561452491
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Anna has run out of relatives to take her in.  So she is now in the foster care system.  She ends up in a foster home that is also home to a 10 year old boy who was taken from a neglectful home.  During the summer months, the two children explore the neighborhood and meet the characters who live there including a homeless man, a Vietnam vet, an environmentalist and characters from the author's other book set in the same neighborhood.  Will the children find the homes they desparately need?
SUBJECTS:     Foster home care -- Fiction.
                       Homeless persons -- Fiction.
                       Florida -- Fiction.

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