Emmy & Oliver
Since her best friend Oliver was kidnapped ten years ago, Emmy's parents have smothered her with their relentless worry, and when Oliver suddenly reappears in his hometown, he and Emmy struggle to face the messy, confusing consequences of the crime.
Family Relationships; Step parent; Separation; step father; separated parents
mother and father; mother and step father
Arkansas Teen Book Award, 2017, Honorable Mention, Grades 10-12
friendship; kidnapped; growing up; family problems; neighbours; coming-of-age; worry; abduction; smothering parents; surfing
Benway, Robin, "Emmy & Oliver" (2015). Diverse Families. 1829.