Good Kings Bad Kings: A Novel

Good Kings Bad Kings: A Novel

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Bellwether Award winner Susan Nussbaum's powerful novel invites us into the lives of a group of typical teenagers-alienated, funny, yearning for autonomy-except that they live in an institution for juveniles with disabilities. This unfamiliar, isolated landscape is much the same as the world outside: friendships are forged, trust is built, love affairs are kindled, and rules are broken. But those who call it home have little or no control over their fate. Good Kings… (more)

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Susan Nussbaum has provided a much needed look into the often neglected area of caregiving for disabled adolescents. Having worked in residential treatment facilities myself, I can attest to her observations and to the fact that more care needs to provided...

Book Details  

Publisher: Algonquin Books (May 28, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 250 pages

File size: 453 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Bellwether Prize 2012 winner

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