Atheneum Books For Young Readers
Thirteen-year-old Lizzie relates, through a victim statement, her harrowing journey through the Adirondacks seeking her disabled friend, Matias, who was kidnapped by escaped convicts.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Separation; Incarceration; Physical disability; Illness; separated parents; prison; father in prison; mobility; proportionate dwarfism; cancer; thyroid cancer; chemotherapy
medication; prison; escape; kidnapping; survival; guide; painting; rescue; police; uncle-niece relationship; antiques
Kephart, Beth, "Wild Blues" (2018). Diverse Families. 1561.