Hit the Road, Jack

Category:
Children's

Publisher:
HarperCollins

Publication date:
June 9, 2005

Foreign rights controlled by:
HarperCollins

Mimi’s second book for HarperCollins is a gritty look at homelessness. Jack is determined to find his missing father when his mother decides to remarry. His search takes him to the seamy side of town and an underworld that has no place in modern society. Eventually, he tracks his father down. But Jack soon wishes that he had never tried. Although this tackles a tough subject, HIT THE ROAD JACK is packed with humour and hope. Jack is a bit of a whizz-kid geek, but despite this he makes some sincere and unusual friends. Friends he will soon need to rely upon…

Other publications by Mimi Thebo

Click on book titles to view full details including rights information.