By Kara Lucas
Kids in Bravo Hills trailer park often need to develop up quickly, and fifteen-year-old Jesse Sampson is not any exception. With a meth addict for a mother and a drug broker for a stepdad, Jesse spends such a lot nights caring for his sister, Pony. but if the law enforcement officials arrest his mother for a mini-mart theft long past unsuitable, Jesse hides his sister below a pile of soiled outfits and escapes via a window. within the morning, he reveals his mother and stepdad were arrested, and Pony is long past. and thanks to a botched drug deal, she can also be at risk. Scared, homeless, and desirous to locate her, Jesse units off on a trek that sends him from dusty rural again roads to the drug-infested streets of l. a.. He needs to keep away from drug purchasers, gangs, law enforcement officials, and social staff as he searches to discover Pony and finally, himself. A gritty tale advised from the viewpoint of these most influenced via other's activities. people with the main to lose. upset by way of the associations designed to assist, Jesse is pressured to develop into an grownup, and does his top to guard his sister and their approach of relatives. occasionally with no a lot good fortune. Jesse is villain. Jesse is a hero. Jesse is a survivor. likelihood encounters educate him no longer everyone seems to be who they seem, there are purposes . . . and there are results for everything.
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