Out of the Blue
Peach Tree Publishers
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.
Family Relationships; Military families; Family violence; mother in the military; abusive brother
mother and father
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection
Heartland Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2011, Nominee, Young Adult
children of military personnel; military base; child abuse; college; drugs; alcohol; new school
Rottman, S. L., "Out of the Blue" (2009). Diverse Families. 1079.