The Last Chance Texaco is a novel about kids in a group home named Kindle House, nicknamed Last Chance Texaco. The island is for teens who are beyond help. Lucy is a troubled orphan now living in a group home called Kindle, which is nicknamed The Last Chance Texaco since it's the last stop before Rabbit Island. This is the last stop for troubled kids in The System before they get sent off to juvenile detention at Rabbit Island, a.k.a. Watch the video for The Last Chance Texaco from Rickie Lee Jones's Rickie Lee Jones … Among the residents, Kindle Home is known as the Last Chance Texaco, because it’s the last stop before being shipped off to the high-security juvenile detention center on nearby Rabbit Island--better known as Eat-Their-Young Island to anyone who knows what it‘s really like.