Search for Safety
Ben McKee, a new student at Bluford High School, tries to hide the bruises covering his body from his teachers and his new friends.
Family Relationships; Step parent; Kinship care; Family violence; step father; nephew living with aunt; physical abuse; emotional abuse; abused child; abused mother; abusive step father
mother and step father
YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2013
high school; urban youth; part-time job; robbery; crime; police; escaping abuse
Langan, John, "Search for Safety" (2012). Diverse Families. 452.