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Jonathan Kozol's book may be almost 30'years old, but the stories of what poverty and homelessness inflict on our fellow citizens still ring true today. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Patrick Cleary
I think this book should be required reading for every American. Or at least every social worker. This book was written in 1988, so it is a bit dated, however, the issues are still... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Nancy A
I too read this book for a college class. I can honestly say that it changed my life. This book moved me to tears one moment and made me want to throttle someone the next. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is a great book but it is useless as a college textbook because it does not have "real" page numbers--a student has no way to create citations.Published 16 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is an amazing book. The author sugar-coats nothing - not the people he's writing about, not the mechanisms created to deal with homelessness, not the almost inevitable long... Read morePublished 17 months ago by Susan Hill
Jonathan always delivers the most cruel realities in a respectful and sensitive manner.Published 17 months ago by Amazing Grace