The Boy Who Steals Houses by C.G. Drews

The Boy Who Steals Houses

The Boy Who Steals Houses #1

C.G. Drews

fiction contemporary young adult emotional hopeful reflective medium-paced

347 pages | first published 2019


Can two broken boys find their perfect home?Sam is only fifteen but he and his autistic older brother, Avery, have been abandoned by every relative he's ever known. Now Sam's trying to build a new life for them. He survives by breaking into empty ...

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emotional 100%
sad 71%
hopeful 57%
dark 42%
challenging 35%
tense 28%
reflective 21%
adventurous 14%
inspiring 14%
lighthearted 14%
funny 7%


medium 57%
fast 35%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 100%

Strong character development?

Yes: 92% | No: 7%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 7%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 18%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 92% | It's complicated: 7%

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