Lena’s little sister needs help. She thinks her friend Liz is about to join a gang. Can Lena get the gang to back off?
Looking for a Home is one of five high interest quick reading stories in The Fixers reading series.
Lena and Shane know about trouble. Lena had a teenage brush with gang life, and Shane got busted for computer hacking. Now they’ve gone straight—Lena is going to college, and Shane works for a computer company. They give back to their community by helping kids and solving crimes in their city. They are The Fixers—when they see something wrong, they find a way to fix it.
Each book in this easy-reading series is written using the 300 most common words in the English language, which consist of 80% of the words used in everyday speech. Each of the five mystery stories are meant to subtly reinforce common vocabulary through single plot stories that feature natural dialogue. They are ideal for use as reading practice for struggling readers ages 14 and up.