"But nowadays children seemed to spend at least half their lives on the computer. Where were their parents during all those hours? Alex had no idea, but they certainly weren't with their kids. It was hardly surprising that so many young people went astray and came into contact with the wrong people online. You might as well drive them to a sex club and chuck them out of the car with the words "You're okay to get home on your own, aren't you?""
The Chosen, by Kristina Ohlsson, Translated by Marlaine Delargy (copyright 2013; quote is from page 171 of the Emily Bestler Books/Washington Square Press trade paperback, December 2016).