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Review of ‘Can’t Get There From Here’

The homeless teenagers in Todd Strasser's gritty new novel Can't Get There from Here are named Maybe, 2Moro, Country Club, Maggot, Rainbow and Tears. They have a glorified vision of street life: they are not walled in, they are free to go wherever they please. The working stiffs they hustle and rob are robots, "prisoners…

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