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Patterson, James

Summary: Axi Moore is a good girl. When Axi invites her best friend, Robinson, with whom she's secretly in love, to come with her on a cross country road trip, she's finally breaking all the rules. They soon find that, however far they run, they can't escape the heartbreaking troubles that brought them together in the first place.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PAT

Bogart, Matthew

Summary: "Allison is drowning under the weight of her manipulative stage magician father. When he brings home the family's first computer, she escapes into a thrilling new world where she meetings Samir, a like-minded new online friend who has just agreed to run away from home with her. After moving to a new town and leaving all of his friends behind, Richard receives a mysterious note in his locker...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperAlley, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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Sosnowski, David

Summary: Pandora Lynch lives in Alaska with her single dad, an online therapist for Silicon Valley's brightest and squirreliest. Homeschooled by computer and a self-taught hacker, Pandora is about to enter high school to learn how to be normal. That's the plan at least. NorCal runaway George Jedson is a hacker too--one who leaves the systems he attacks working better than before. After being scooped up...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 47North 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SOS

Spillett, Tasha

Summary: "Tasha Spillet's graphic-novel debut, Surviving the City, is a story about womanhood, friendship, resilience, and the anguish of a missing loved one. Miikwan and Dez are best friends. Miikwan's Anishinaabe; Dez is Inninew. Together, the teens navigate the challenges of growing up in an urban landscape - they're so close, they even completed their Berry Fast together. However, when Dez's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HighWater Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 SPI

Gillman, Melanie

Summary: The New Mexico Territory, 1861. Young Grace, a trans runaway, has headed west, fleeing her Georgia home--and conscription into the Confederate Army. But her coach ride to California makes an unplanned stop when notorious outlaw the Ghost Hawk swoops in, shaking down its passengers and stealing away with Grace. The Ghost Hawk--Flor, to her friends--means to hold Grace for ransom. But when the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe, an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 GIL

Summary: In 1983, director Martin Bell, photographer Mary Ellen Mark, and journalist Cheryl McCall set out to tell the stories of homeless and runaway teenagers in Seattle. These two films together create a frank, empathetic portrait of lost youth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC STR

Bujold, Lois McMaster.

Summary: "Lakewalker Barr Foxbrush returns from two years of patrolling the bitter wilds of Luthlia against the enigmatic, destructive entities called malices, only to find that the secret daughter he'd left behind in the hinterland of Oleana has disappeared from her home after a terrible accusation. The search for her will call on more of Barr's mind and heart than just his mage powers, as he tries to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Subterranean Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUJ

Summary: A young classically trained guitarist learns the blues from an old bluesman who supposedly got his talent to play the blues from the devil.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA CRO

DiCamillo, Kate

Summary: Beverly Tapinski has run away from home plenty of times, but that was when she was just a kid. By now, she figures, it's not running away. It's leaving. Determined to make it on her own, Beverly finds a job and a place to live and tries to forget about her dog, Buddy, now buried underneath the orange trees back home; her friend Raymie, whom she left without a word; and her mom, Rhonda, who has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DIC

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DIC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DIC

Summary: Stranded on an island in a post-apocalyptic world, teenager Dinky and her friends hatch a dangerous plan to escape in the hope of finding a better life. Meanwhile, her old friend Birdboy has shut himself off from the world, pursued by the police and haunted by demon tormentors. But unbeknownst to anyone, he contains a secret inside him that could change the world forever. Based on his own...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GKids 2018

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BIR

Summary: James is pretty sure he's a psychopath, emotionally detached, cold and disdainful, and he's decided he's ready to graduate from killing animals. He thinks it might be interesting to kill something bigger, a human, and he's got the perfect person in mind. Alyssa is new in school and upon seeing James she thinks she may have found a soulmate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2020

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV END

Levithan, David

Summary: "Ezra Ahern wakes up one day to find his older sister, Bea, gone. No note, no sign, nothing but an email address hidden somewhere only he would find it. Ezra never expected to be left behind with their abusive stepfather and their neglectful mother, how is he supposed to navigate life without Bea? Bea Ahern already knew sh eneeded to get as far away from home as possible. But a message in her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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Patterson, James

Summary: Runaways Axi, sixteen, and Robinson, seventeen, who met on a cancer ward, leave small-town Oregon on a cross-country trip to experience the best of life before it is too late.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC PAT

Rowell, Rainbow

Summary: "Nico's magic has always been painful, an inheritance from her parents she had to hurt herself to use. Now, at last, she learns the shocking source of the Staff of One -- and things will never be the same! Meanwhile, Christmas comes to the Hostel -- but a familiar face could ruin everything. Alex Wilder is back! No one led the Runaways better than him -- and no one hurt them more. But with the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel Worldwide, Inc. 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 RUN

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: After a five year absence, an eighteen-year-old runaway returns to her family in Miami to deal with the guilty secret that caused her to flee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABU

Vaughan, Brian K

Summary: Teenage fugitives Nico, Gert, Karolina, Chase and Molly are survivors. After learning their parents were super villains, the kids discover special skills of their own and topple their parents' criminal empire. Now, the Runaways meet Victor Mancha, the unknowing son of another infamous super villain, as a meddling ex-super hero support group tries to force the Runaways off the streets!...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC 2014

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 RUN

Fountain, Carrie

Summary: "It's senior year, and Miranda Black's best friend, Syd, has run away--suddenly and inexplicably, leaving behind nothing but a pink leopard print cell phone with a text message from the mysterious HIM. Everyone wants to know why Syd left, but the truth is, Miranda has no idea. When Miranda's mother abandoned her as a child, Miranda had found shelter in her friendship with Syd, who wore her own...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC FOU

Guterson, David.

Summary: This novel is about a teenage girl, Ann Holmes, who claims to see the Virgin Mary. A sixteen-year-old runaway, Ann is an itinerant mushroom picker who lives in a tent. But on a November afternoon, in the foggy woods of North Fork, Washington, the Virgin comes to her, clear as day. Father Collins--a young priest new to North Fork--finds Ann disturbingly alluring. But it is up to him to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GUT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Guterson

Perry, Thomas

Summary: Native American guide Jane Whitefield returns from retirement to the world of the runner determined to hide a young pregnant girl who has been tracked across the country by a team of hired hunters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

Tynion, James

Summary: "Wynd lives a quiet life in Pipetown -- working at the local tavern, out of sight in the secret rooms beneath the floorboards, often stealing away to catch glimpses of the son of the castle's groundskeeper as he works. But Wynd also has a secret... magical blood betrayed by his pointed ears, forbidden within the city limits. His shaggy hair has obscured them for most of his life, but now that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Box 2021

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fantasy Tynion 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 TYN

Summary: "Soldiers from Karolina's home planet arrive, demanding that she be handed over. Squabbling over the best course to take, the Runaways begin to fracture. Can they face the alien threat when they can't face one another? Meanwhile, a DJ creates a mystical song that transforms anyone with plastic surgery into an obedient zombie. In L.A., that's a lot of zombies! And when a mysterious airplane...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel Worldwide, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 RUN

Summary: Boris Yellnikoff is a lifelong New York resident who attempts to impress his ideologies of religion, relationships, and the randomness of existence onto anyone who will listen. But when he begrudgingly allows Melodie St. Ann Celestine, a naïve Mississippi runaway, to live in his apartment, his reclusive rages give way to an unlikely friendship and Boris begins to mold the impressionable young...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY WHA

S., Tina.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.74 S

Avi

Summary: Driven from their impoverished Irish village, fifteen-year-old Maura and her younger brother meet their landlord's runaway son in Liverpool while all three wait for a ship to America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1996

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC AVI

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