211 Results
211 Results
Matilda —Dahl, Roald.
Book On CD
2013
4 available of 6 items

Matilda is an exceptional five-year-old who's a whiz at reading and multiplication. However, her life is far from perfect. She has two of the most idiotic, self-centered parents who ever lived. Matilda uses her intellige...

Chasing the bear —Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.
Book
2009
12 available of 14 items

Spenser reflects back to when he was fourteen-years-old and how he helped his best friend Jeannie when she was abducted by her abusive father.

The summer children —Hutchison, Dot, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

"This FBI agent has come to expect almost anything--just not this. When Agent Mercedes Ramirez finds an abused young boy on her porch, covered in blood and clutching a teddy bear, she has no idea that this is just the be...

The Unwelcomed Child —Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)
Book
2014
57 available of 60 items

The rules of survival —Werlin, Nancy.
Book
2006
15 available of 16 items

Seventeen-year-old Matthew recounts his attempts, starting at a young age, to free himself and his sisters from the grip of their emotionally and physically abusive mother.

Gossamer —Lowry, Lois.
Book
2008
18 available of 20 items

While learning to bestow dreams, a young dream giver tries to save an eight-year-old boy from the effects of both his abusive past and the nightmares inflicted on him by the frightening Sinisteeds.

Iqbal : a novel —D'Adamo, Francesco, author.
Book
2005
7 available of 8 items

A fictionalized account of the Pakistani child who escaped from bondage in a carpet factory and went on to help liberate other children like him before being gunned down at the age of thirteen.

Because I am furniture —Chaltas, Thalia.
Book
2009
1 available of 1 items

The youngest of three siblings, fourteen-year-old Anke feels both relieved and neglected that her father abuses her brother and sister but ignores her, but when she catches him with one of her friends, she finally become...

Jumper —Gould, Steven.
Book
2008
5 available of 6 items

Davy Rice, 17, finds that he has teleported himself -- "jumped" -- into the local library, rather than endure another beating from his abusive father and soon learns the advantages and disadvantages of this unusual abili...

Living dead girl —Scott, Elizabeth, 1972-
Book
2008
8 available of 10 items

"When Alice was ten, Ray took her away from her family, her friends, her life. She learned to give up all power, to endure all pain. She waited for the nightmare to be over. Now Alice is fifteen and Ray still has her, b...

The long road home —Steel, Danielle.
Large Print
2005
8 available of 8 items

Who owns Kelly Paddik? —Goobie, Beth, 1959-
Book
1993
14 available of 14 items

Orbiting Jupiter —Schmidt, Gary D.
Book
2015
8 available of 13 items

"Jack, 12, tells the gripping story of Joseph, 14, who joins his family as a foster child. Damaged in prison, Joseph wants nothing more than to find his baby daughter, Jupiter, whom he has never seen. When Joseph has beg...

Spilled milk : based on a true story —Randis, K. L., author.
Book
2013
0 available of 7 items

"Brook Nolan is a battered child who makes an anonymous phone call about the escalating brutality in her home. When social services jeopardize her safety condemning her to keep her father's secret, it's a glass of spille...

The institute : a novel —King, Stephen, 1947- author.
Book
2019
20 available of 76 items

"In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis's parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake u...

Touching Spirit Bear —Mikaelsen, Ben, 1952- author.
Book
2002
166 available of 213 items

After his anger erupts into violence, Cole, in order to avoid going to prison, agrees to participate in a sentencing alternative based on the native American Circle Justice, and he is sent to a remote Alaskan Island wher...

Not her daughter —Frey, Rea, author.
Book
2019
31 available of 44 items

Emma Townsend lives with her cruel mother and clueless father, retreating into her own world of quiet and solitude. When a chance encounter with Emma presents itself, Sarah Walker takes her. Has Emma been stolen, or resc...

Dark river
DVD
2018
8 available of 12 items

Following the death of her father, Alice (Ruth Wilson, "The Affair") returns to her home village for the first time in 15 years to claim from her estranged brother (Mark Stanley, "Game of Thrones") the family farm she be...

Doppelganger —Stahler, David. Jr.
Book
2006
5 available of 5 items

When a sixteen-year-old member of a race of shape-shifting killers called doppelgangers assumes the life of a troubled teen, he becomes unexpectedly embroiled in human life--and it is nothing like what he has seen on tel...

The institute a novel —King, Stephen, 1947- author.
Book On CD
2019
6 available of 10 items

"In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis's parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake u...

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