Sammy’s pursuit of a bicycle thief leads to a dark wood. Mildly retarded, Sammy is disoriented and anxious when he stumbles on Kevin, a runaway hiding in an abandoned trailer. Despite Kevin’s initial cruelty, the two forge a friendship. Then Kevin tells Sammy to steal and lie, which Sammy knows are wrong. Sammy wants to return to his family, but Kevin is angry and possessive and won’t let him go.
The Wild KidBook Verdict
ISBN: 0689807511 Format: Print Book Edition: - Publisher: Simon & Schuster Dewey Classification: F Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.1, Points: 2