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

Author/Creator:
Beam, Cris.
Publication:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 313 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Foster home care -- United States.
Summary:
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.
Contents:
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780151014125
0151014124
OCLC:
666239949