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Why do people live on the streets? ISBN: 9780750227575
Stearman, Kaye
Published by Hodder Wayland (Why series), 2000
Written in a clear style, this book on homelessness provides good, solid information. Case studies, quotations, fact boxes and lots of photographs add interest, and extras, such as a glossary, a list of helpful organisations, an index and a list of further reading provide good resources for project work. Mostly useful for schools, it paints a truthful and often harrowing picture of what it is like to be homeless.
Age: 10+