Okay for now / by Gary D. Schmidt.
As a fourteen-year-old who just moved to a new town, with no friends, an abusive father, and a louse for an older brother, Doug Swieteck has all the stats stacked against him until he finds an ally in Lil Spicer--a fiery young lady. Together, they find a safe haven in the local library, inspiration...
New York :
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Juvenile - 3rd Floor
Pull and Hold