Trina Schart Hyman
A small boy, not allowed to have a dog because times are tight, finds a starving kitten in a trash can on the same day his father loses his job.
Family Relationships; Poverty; financial hardship; impoverished family
mother and father
family problems; pets; animals; dog; cat
Hazen, Barbara Shook, "Tight Times" (1983). Diverse Families. 943.