By Meredith Maran
Venturing into uncharted territory, mom and award-winning journalist Meredith Maran takes us inside of little ones' hearts, minds, and crucial worried structures to discover the motives and outcomes of our nation's drug situation. In those pages we get to understand the youngsters, the oldsters, the therapists, and the drug therapy courses at their top and worst. we are face-to-face with seventeen-year-old Mike, whose lifestyles revolves round promoting, smoking, and snorting pace; fifteen-year-old Tristan - the boy round the corner - who cannot get adequate pot, tablets, or vodka; and sixteen-year-old Zalika, a runaway, crack broker, and prostitute because the age of twelve. Combining strong on-the-street reporting and groundbreaking examine, Dirty is vital examining for each dad or mum who works with or cares approximately childrens or teenagers.