It was the last place anyone should have called Home, the last place for kids to live —
The year is 1926. Dave’s beloved father is dead and his stepmother doesn’t want him. Only the HHB will take him in—Hebrew Home for Boys — Hell Hold for Brats. But Dave is tough and a troublemaker. He can take care of himself. If he doesn’t like the Home, he’ll run away and find a better place. Only it’s not that simple…
About Gail Carson Levine
GAIL CARSON LEVINE grew up in New York City and has been writing all of her life. Ella Enchanted, a 1998 Newbery Honor Book, was her first book for children. Levine is also the author of the Princess Tales series.