126 Results
126 Results
No fixed address —Nielsen-Fernlund, Susin, 1964- author.
Book
2018
18 available of 39 items

Lily and the paper man —Upjohn, Rebecca, 1962-
Book
2007
26 available of 30 items

Lily sees the unkempt man who is selling papers in a new light as the weather turns colder and wonders how he stays warm. She comes up with a plan to help him.

Holes —Sachar, Louis, 1954-
Large Print
1999
7 available of 7 items

As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a tr...

Great joy —DiCamillo, Kate.
Book
2007
7 available of 14 items

Just before Christmas, when Frances sees a sad-eyed organ grinder and his monkey performing near her apartment, she cannot stop thinking about them, wondering where they go at night, and wishing she could do something to...

Hold fast —Balliett, Blue, 1955-
Book
2013
14 available of 15 items

On a cold winter day in Chicago, Early's father disappeared, and now she, her mother and her brother have been forced to flee their apartment and join the ranks of the homeless--and it is up to Early to hold her family t...

Wolf Hollow : a novel —Wolk, Lauren, 1956- author.
Book
2018
23 available of 29 items

Growing up in the shadows cast by two world wars, Annabelle has lived a mostly quiet, steady life in her small Pennsylvania town. Until the day new student Betty Glengarry walks into her class. Betty quickly reveals hers...

Just under the clouds —Sarno, Melissa, author.
Book
2018
16 available of 17 items

Since her father's death, Cora, twelve, longs for a permanent home for herself, her special-needs sister, and their mother while navigating middle school and studying trees using her father's field notes.

Stay —Pyron, Bobbie, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 13 items

Piper's life is turned upside down when her family moves into a shelter in a whole new city. She misses her house, her friends, and her privacy -- and she hates being labeled the homeless girl at her new school. But whil...

Last chance —Choyce, Lesley, 1951-
Book
2009
10 available of 10 items

How to steal a dog : a novel —O'Connor, Barbara.
Book
2007
16 available of 19 items

Living in the family car in their small North Carolina town after their father leaves them virtually penniless, Georgina, desperate to improve their situation and unwilling to accept her overworked mother's calls for pat...

Runaway —Van Draanen, Wendelin.
Book
2008
1 available of 2 items

After running away from her fifth foster home, Holly, a twelve-year-old orphan, travels across the country, keeping a journal of her experiences and struggle to survive.

Girl in pieces —Glasgow, Kathleen, 1969- author.
Book
2016
7 available of 9 items

As she struggles to recover and survive, seventeen-year-old homeless Charlotte "Charlie" Davis cuts herself to dull the pain of abandonment and abuse.

Sweep : the story of a girl and her monster —Auxier, Jonathan, author.
Book
2018
21 available of 36 items

In nineteenth-century England, after her father's disappearance, Nan Sparrow, ten, works as a "climbing boy," aiding chimney sweeps, but when her most treasured possessions end up in a fireplace, she unwittingly creates ...

The old man —V., Sarah, 1985- author.
Book
2018
6 available of 6 items

Day breaks over the town. Get up, everybody! It's time to go to school. For the old man too, it's time to wake up. The night was icy and he's hungry. His name? He doesn't know.

The bridge home —Venkatraman, Padma, author.
Book
2019
0 available of 15 items

Four determined homeless children make a life for themselves in Chennai, India.

Looking for X —Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
Book
1999
13 available of 15 items

"Eleven-year-old Khyber lives with her mother, a former stripper, and her autistic twin brothers in Regent Park, a poor neighborhood in Toronto. But most of the time she's perfectly happy with the way things are. She has...

Everlasting Nora —Cruz, Marie Miranda, author.
Book
2018
5 available of 5 items

"After the loss of her father and home, twelve-year-old Nora lives with her mother in Manila's North Cemetery but then her mother disappears, sending Nora on a dangerous quest to find her." -- (Source of summary not spec...

Holes [Playaway] —Sachar, Louis, 1954-
Book
2000
0 available of 1 items

As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a tr...

The dogs of winter —Pyron, Bobbie.
Book
2012
7 available of 8 items

Brought to Moscow in 1990s Russia by his mother's abusive boyfriend, five-year-old Mishka is forced by a gang of homeless children to lie and steal until he finds comfort and love with a pack of dogs. Includes historical...

A tinfoil sky —Sand-Eveland, Cyndi.
Book
2012
20 available of 21 items

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