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Manning, Matthew K.

Summary: Zora Michaels hides her genius and passion for technology behind a girly image, but when a boy goes missing just as a forest fire threatens, Zora and a Drone Academy friend help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC MAN

Rush, Jennifer (Jennifer Marie)

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Anna finds herself on the run from her father's enigmatic Agency, along with the four teen boys the Agency had been experimenting on, as they try to make sense of erased memories, secret identities, and genetic alteration.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: AudioGO 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Novak, Ali

Summary: Felicity, seventeen, has struggled to meet her mother's expectations since her older sister disappeared, and when she connects with a famous band member at a charity ball, she begins to consider what will make her truly happy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION NOV

Robson, Laura Brooke

Summary: Scholarly and soft-spoken, seventeen-year-old Thea escapes from her mother's pirate ship and into the arms of a charming sailor whose betrayal forces Thea to reconsider her mother's lessons about surviving in a man's world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2022

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC ROB

Zarr, Sara

Summary: Gem has never known what it is to have security. She's never known an adult she can truly rely on. But the one constant in her life has been Dixie. Gem grew up taking care of her sister when no one else could: not their mother, whose issues make it hard for her to keep food on the table, and definitely not their father, whose intermittent presence is the only thing worse than his frequent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ZAR

Mitchell, Saundra.

Summary: In 1917, Kate Witherspoon, who has lived a bohemian life with her artist parents, goes to Los Angeles where she meets crippled midwestern farm boy Julian Birch, another runaway, and together they realize they have the ability to triumph over death and time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MIT

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Best friends Annabelle and Tiffany risk placing all of dollkind in danger when they run away while trying to prevent Tilly from being sent back to London before they can determine if she is Annabelle's long-lost baby sister.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Marti

Allen, Elanna.

Summary: When a little girl decides to run away, her father helps her pack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ALL

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

Eagle, Judith

Summary: While accompanying her parents to Paris, twelve-year-old Nell sets off to investigate the disappearance of her beloved, former au pair, affectionately known as Pear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker Books 2022

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Crossan, Sarah

Summary: Allison runs away and, in what she thinks is an abandoned house, finds a home with Marla, an elderly woman with dementia who believes her to be an old friend named Toffee. Running away from an abusive home, Allison takes shelter in a shed behind an abandoned house. But the house isn't empty after all; an elderly woman named Marla, who suffers from dementia, lives there. And rather than turn her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Children's Books 2020

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Kay, Terry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2001

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

Skovron, Jon

Summary: Tired of being sheltered from humans, seventeen-year-old Boy, son of Frankenstein's monster and the Bride of Frankenstein, runs away from home and embarks on a wild road trip that takes him across the country and deep into the heart of America.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2013

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

de la Peña, Matt

Summary: Haunted by the event that sentences him to time in a group home, Miguel breaks out with two unlikely companions and together they begin their journey down the California coast hoping to get to Mexico and a new life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Foreign Language, Call number: 468 SPANISH DEL

Bohjalian, Chris

Summary: Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands is the story of Emily Shepard, a homeless teen living in an igloo made of ice and trash bags filled with frozen leaves. Half a year earlier, a nuclear plant in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom had experienced a cataclysmic meltdown, and both of Emily's parents were killed. Devastatingly, her father was in charge of the plant, and the meltdown may have been his fault. Was...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Gunderson, Jessica

Summary: This You Choose adventure is told from three different perspectives--White Snow is a secret agent in Good Prince's army, looking for a computer with secret codes for a bomb; Mrs. White desperately searches for her runaway daughter Snow; and Charming, towed by his seven loyal sleddogs, goes to rescue his friend and mentor Meteorologist Snow-White, who is trapped in a raging blizzard in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

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Voigt, Cynthia

Summary: Faced with the prospect of an unhappy life in the Kingdom, fourteen-year-old Birle accompanies a young runaway nobleman on a journey south and falls into slavery in the citadel of a cruel prince.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

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

Gemeinhart, Dan

Summary: A boy named Mark, tired of being sick with cancer, conceives a plan to climb Mount Rainier, and runs away from home with his dog, Beau--but with over two hundred miles between him and his goal, and only anger at his situation to drive him on nothing will be easy, and only his best friend, Jessie, suspects where he is heading.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GEM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GEM

Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

Summary: It is 1871 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and fourteen-year-old Pringle Rose, still grieving from the death of her parents, takes her brother Gideon, who has Down syndrome, escapes from her uncle and aunt, taking a train to Chicago--but disaster seems to follow her there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y DA BAR

Johnson, Terry Lynn

Summary: "Thirteen-year-old Karma lives with her family at their raptor conservation center in Montana. When she has to take her beloved bird, Stark, the gyrfalcon she rescued, back to its owner, she's sorely disappointed. But things get worse when a car accident leaves her father and brother trapped. It's up to Karma--and a runaway boy named Cooper who ends up by her side--to survive the wilderness and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2017

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

Fusco, Kimberly Newton.

Summary: In 1942, when life turns sour at the carnival that has always been her home, eleven-year-old Bee takes her dog, Peabody, and piglet, Cordelia, and sets out to find a real home, aided by two women only Bee and her pets can see.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

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

Segura, Alex

Summary: When Poe and his father, who was a pilot for the Rebellion, have more and more trouble connecting, Poe runs away and takes a pilot job with a band of smugglers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Lucasfilm Press 2020

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

Hopkins, Ellen

Summary: After the death of her abusive father and loss of her beloved Ethan and their unborn child, Pattyn runs away, desperately seeking peace, as her younger sister, a sophomore in high school, also tries to put the pieces of her life back together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2013

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Myracle, Lauren

Summary: When living with her mother's abusive boyfriend becomes unbearable, fifteen-year-old Selina Kyle, the future Catwoman, runs away and struggles to find her own identity while living on the streets of Gotham.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DC Ink 2019

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MYR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Myracle 2019

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