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Runaway!

Title

Runaway!

Authors

Janet Willig

Publisher

Standard Pub

Publication Year

1989

ISBN

9780874035889

Pages

140 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

After leaving home because her drunken father frequently beats her, fourteen-year-old Jodie tries out a couple of foster homes and eventually finds peace with a loving Christian family.

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Topic

Family Relationship; Foster care; foster family; foster home

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

child abuse; Christianity; kidnapping; runaway

Diversity Impact

direct

Runaway!


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