When Bobbie meets Mel he' 14, a 'very fucked-up kid', shooting speed, eating pills, surviving by robbing vending machines, petty burglaries,stealing stereos out of cars...Mel knows things - like how to crack a safe, the best way to set up bogus checking accounts, the fine art of cutting through walls and ceilings - he teaches Bobbie not only how to survive, but how to actually thrive. As Bobbie says, it's 'kinda like Jesuit training for thieves'.
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Eddie Little has spent many years in prison. Rehabilitated from drugs, he currently runs We Care, a Los Angeles-based organisation providing assistance to house-bound AIDS patients and the elderly.
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Book Description Vintage, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 99768313