Under the Wolf, Under the Dog
Sixteen-year-old Steve struggles to make sense of his mother's terminal breast cancer and his brother's suicide.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Family member death; Addiction; Mental illness; death of mother; death of brother; drug addiction; suicidal thoughts and/or tendencies; depression
Schneider Family Book Award, 2006, Winner, Teen
Los Angeles Times Book Prize, 2004, Finalist, Young Adult Fiction
rehab; humor; mental health; journal
Rapp, Adam, "Under the Wolf, Under the Dog" (2004). Diverse Families. 2130.