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PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Last Chance Texaco Fifteen years old and parentless Lucy Pitt has spent the last eight years being shifted from one foster home to another Now she s ended up at Kindle Home a place for foster kids who aren t wanted anywhere else Among the residents Kindle Home is known as the Last Chance Texaco because it s the last stop before being shipped off to the high security juvenile detention center on nearby Rabbit Island better known as Eat Their Young Island to anyone who knows what it s really like .
But Lucy finds that Kindle Home is different from past group homes and she soon decides she wants to stay Problem is someone is starting a series of car fires in the neighborhood in an effort to get the house shut down Could it be Joy a spiteful Kindle Home resident Or maybe it s Alicia the bony blond supermodel wannabe from the local high school who thinks Lucy has stolen her boyfriend Lucy suspects it might even be Emil the Kindle Home therapist who clearly has a low opinion of the kids he counsels Whoever it is Lucy must expose the criminal or she ll lose not just her new home but her one last chance for happiness .
In the tradition of S E Hinton s The Outsiders and Louis Sachar s Holes Hartinger writes about a subculture of teenagers many people would like to forget in a novel as fast paced and provocative as his first book Geography Clu