Search

 
Format:  Audiobooks  |   Books  |   E-Audiobooks  |   E-Books
1 - 40 of 82 results
  • Suckerpunch [downloadable ebook]

    Suckerpunch2008

    by David Hernandez

    (277)

    Summary: Shy, seventeen-year-old Marcus and his sixteen-year-old brother, Enrique, accompanied by two friends, drive from their home in southern California to Monterey to confront the abusive father who...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Chasing the bear [downloadable ebook] / a young Spenser novel

    Chasing the bear / a young Spenser novel2009

    by Robert B Parker

    (2,406)

    Summary: 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.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Chasing the bear [downloadable audiobook] / a young Spenser novel

    Chasing the bear / a young Spenser novel2009

    by Robert B Parker

    (2,406)

    Summary: 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.

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes

    Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes2003

    by Chris Crutcher

    (13,472)

    Summary: The daily class discussions about the nature of man, the existence of God, abortion, organized religion, suicide and other contemporary issues serve as a backdrop for a high-school senior's attempt to answer a friend's dramatic cry for help.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F CRUTCHER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hero [downloadable ebook]

    Hero1997

    by S. L Rottman

    Summary: After years of abuse from his mother and neglect from his father, ninth-grader Sean Parker is headed for trouble until he is sent to do community service at a farm owned by an old man who teaches Sean that he can take control of his own life.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The rules of survival [downloadable audiobook]

    The rules of survival2007

    by Nancy Werlin

    (11,462)

    Summary: It all starts when Matthew observes a heroic scene in a convenience store: a man named Murdoch puts himself between an abusive father and his son. Matt is determined to get to know this man. And...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Gossamer [downloadable audiobook]

    Gossamer2007

    by Lois Lowry

    (15,558)

    Summary: Where do dreams come from? What stealthy nighttime messengers are the guardians of our most deeply hidden hopes and our half-forgotten fears? In a haunting story that tiptoes between reality and...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The trouble with half a moon [downloadable ebook]

    The trouble with half a moon2011

    by Danette Vigilante

    (312)

    Summary: Overwhelmed by grief and guilt over her brother's death and its impact on her mother, and at odds with her best friend, thirteen-year-old Dellie reaches out to a neglected boy in her building in the...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Counterfeit son [downloadable ebook]

    Counterfeit son2000

    by Elaine Marie Alphin

    (1,044)

    Summary: When serial killer Hank Miller is killed in a shoot-out with police, his abused son Cameron adopts the identity of one of his father's victims in order to find a better life.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Out of the blue [downloadable ebook]

    Out of the blue2009

    by S. L Rottman

    Summary: After moving to Minot, North Dakota, with his mother, the new female base commander, Air Force dependent Stu Ballentyne gradually becomes aware that something terrible is going on in his neighbor's house.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Lock and key [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    Lock and key / a novel2008

    by Sarah Dessen

    (143,614)

    Summary: When she is abandoned by her alcoholic mother, high school senior Ruby winds up living with Cora, the sister she has not seen for ten years, and learns about Cora's new life, what makes a family, how...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Lock and key [downloadable audiobook]

    Lock and key2008

    by Sarah Dessen

    (143,614)

    Summary: When she is abandoned by her alcoholic mother, high school senior Ruby winds up living with Cora, the sister she has not seen for ten years, and learns about Cora's new life, what makes a family, how...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The last exit to normal [downloadable ebook]

    The last exit to normal2008

    by Michael B Harmon

    (1,134)

    Summary: Yanked out of his city life and plunked down into a small Montana town with his father and his father's boyfriend, seventeen-year-old Ben, angry and resentful about the changed circumstances of his...  more »

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Touching Spirit Bear [downloadable audiobook]

    Touching Spirit Bear2007

    by Ben Mikaelsen

    (26,912)

    Summary: Will the attack of the Spirit Bear destroy Cole's life or save his soul? Cole Matthews has been fighting, stealing, and raising hell for years. So his punishment for beating Peter Driscal senseless...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Split [downloadable ebook]

    Split2010

    by Swati Avasthi

    (7,353)

    Summary: A teenaged boy thrown out of his house by his abusive father goes to live with his older brother, who ran away from home years ago to escape the abuse.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Bruiser [downloadable ebook]

    Bruiser2010

    by Neal Shusterman

    (15,765)

    Summary: Inexplicable events start to occur when sixteen-year-old twins Tennyson and Brontë befriend a troubled and misunderstood outcast, aptly nicknamed Bruiser, and his little brother, Cody.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The long road home [downloadable audiobook]

    The long road home2008

    by Danielle Steel

    (9,016)

    Summary: At seven, Gabriella Harrison believes, as she is told, that she is to blame for her mother's rage and her father's failure to protect her. Her world is a confusing blend of terror, betrayal, and...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The unwelcomed child

    The unwelcomed child2014

    by V. C. Andrews

    (2,014)

    Summary: Raised in seclusion by fundamentalist grandparents who claim she is an evil product of her mother's sinful mistake, teenager Elle Edwards finally learns the truth about her conception and struggles...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ANDREWS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • No fourth river : a novel based on a true story

    No fourth river : a novel based on a true story2017

    by Christine Clayfield

    (506)

    Summary: "Electroshock therapy, child abuse and modern-day slavery... just another day in Christine's life. Take a heart-wrenching yet inspiring ride through one woman's incredible journey that is so...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CLAYFIELD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Orbiting Jupiter [CD book]

    Orbiting Jupiter2015

    by Gary D. Schmidt

    Summary: 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....  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F SCHMIDT

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Orbiting Jupiter

    Orbiting Jupiter2015

    by Gary D. Schmidt

    (25,535)

    Summary: "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...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SCHMIDT

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Push [downloadable audiobook] / a novel

    Push / a novel2009

    by Sapphire

    (48,699)

    Summary: An electrifying first novel that shocks by its language, its circumstances, and its brutal honesty, Push recounts a young black street-girl's horrendous and redemptive journey through a Harlem...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • The easy part of impossible

    The easy part of impossible2020

    by Sarah Tomp

    (211)

    Summary: Ria Williams was an elite diver on track for the Olympics. As someone who struggled in school, largely due to her ADHD, diving was the one place Ria could shine. But while her parents were focused on...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F TOMP

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The institute [CD book]

    The institute2019

    by Stephen King

    (153,428)

    Summary: In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis' parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F KING

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The institute : a novel

    The institute : a novel2019

    by Stephen King

    (153,428)

    Summary: In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis' parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KING

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Not her daughter

    Not her daughter2018

    by Rea Frey

    (3,866)

    Summary: 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...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FREY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Faith : a novel

    Faith : a novel2011

    by Jennifer Haigh

    (13,112)

    Summary: Sheila McGann is estranged from her complicated family. But when her older brother Art, pastor of a large suburban parish, finds himself at the center of a scandal, Sheila returns to Boston, ready to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HAIGH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Lock and key : a novel

    Lock and key : a novel2008

    by Sarah Dessen

    (143,614)

    Summary: When she is abandoned by her alcoholic mother, high school senior Ruby winds up living with Cora, the sister she has not seen for ten years, and learns about Cora's new life, what makes a family, how...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DESSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Presumption of guilt

    Presumption of guilt1997

    by Terri Blackstock

    Series: Sun Coast Chronicles - #4

    (1,640)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BLACKSTOCK

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gossamer

    Gossamer2006

    by Lois Lowry

    (15,558)

    Summary: 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.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F LOWRY

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Presumption of guilt [downloadable audiobook]

    Presumption of guilt2003

    by Terri Blackstock

    (1,640)

    Summary: In this abridged audio download of Book 4 in the Sun Coast Chronicles, Beth Wright, a newspaper reporter in St. Claire, faces the horror and shame of her own past -- as well as threats to her own...  more »

    E-AUDIOBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Gossamer [downloadable ebook]

    Gossamer2006

    by Lois Lowry

    (15,558)

    Summary: 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.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Me & Emma [downloadable ebook]

    Me & Emma2005

    by Elizabeth Flock

    (20,855)

    Summary: Eight-year-old Carrie Parker and her little sister, tired of living in an abusive environment, concoct a plan to run away, but their escape is thwarted by a shocking revelation that will change their lives.

    EBOOK

    checking availability...

  • Kindness for weakness

    Kindness for weakness2013

    by Shawn Goodman

    (1,032)

    Summary: A fifteen-year-old boy from an abusive home desperately seeking his older brother's love and approval starts pushing drugs for him and suffers the consequences.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F GOODMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Now is everything

    Now is everything2017

    by Amy Giles

    (2,437)

    Summary: The McCauleys look perfect on the outside, but this family is hiding a dark secret. Hadley will do anything to keep her sister safe from their father. When Hadley's forbidden relationship with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F GILES

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Seeds of yesterday

    Seeds of yesterday1984

    by V. C. Andrews

    Series: Dollanganger Series

    (35,672)

    Summary: Cathy and Chris, entwined with the evil that haunts their children, live with the fearful spectre of Foxworth Hall and find they are prisoners of a past they cannot escape.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB AND

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • More than we can tell

    More than we can tell2018

    by Brigid Kemmerer

    (9,398)

    Summary: When Rev Fletcher and Emma Blue meet, they both long to share secrets, his of being abused by his birth father, hers of her parents' failing marriage and an online troll who truly frightens her.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F KEMMERER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Forged by fire

    Forged by fire2013

    by Sharon M. Draper

    Series: Hazelwood High Trilogy

    (8,522)

    Summary: Teenage Gerald, who has spent years protecting his fragile half-sister from their abusive father, faces the prospect of one final confrontation before the problem can be solved. When Gerald was a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DRAPER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A list of cages

    A list of cages2017

    by Robin Roe

    (20,824)

    Summary: "Adam, a high school senior, rescues Julian, a freshman, from an abusive situation." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ROE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Push

    Push1996

    by Sapphire

    Series: Push Series

    (48,699)

    BOOK

    Call #: F SAPPHIRE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details