Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search

Young Adult Fiction Runaways

Damage

by (author) Robin Stevenson

Publisher
Orca Book Publishers
Initial publish date
Apr 2013
Category
Runaways, Law & Crime, Car & Road Trips
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781459803633
    Publish Date
    Apr 2013
    List Price
    $16.95
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781459803602
    Publish Date
    Apr 2013
    List Price
    $9.95
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781459803626
    Publish Date
    Apr 2013
    List Price
    $0.99

Add it to your shelf

Where to buy it

Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
  • Reading age: 12 to 18

Description

It's an ordinary nightmare of a family trip until Theo realizes that the beautiful girl beside the hotel pool is his childhood babysitter—and his first crush. Theo hasn't seen Ronnie for five years, but when she invites him to go with her—and her toddler son, Zach—on a road trip, he leaps at the opportunity to ditch his parents and head to Hollywood. They've only gone a few miles before Theo begins to regret his impulsive decision. Zach cries nonstop, and when they get pulled over by the police, Ronnie is clearly terrified. She says her ex-boyfriend is a cop and that he is looking for her. Theo wants to trust her, but he suspects she is hiding something. And when they reach Los Angeles and she disappears, leaving him to look after Zach, he needs to find out the truth—and decide where his loyalties lie.

About the author

Robin Stevenson is the award-winning author of more than 25 books for kids and teens, including the board book Pride Colors, the picture book Ghost’s Journey: A Refugee Story and the nonfiction books Kid Activists and Pride: The Celebration and the Struggle. The first edition of her nonfiction book Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community (2016) won a Stonewall Honor and was shortlisted for numerous other awards. Robin lives in Victoria, British Columbia, where she attends Pride celebrations with her family every year, but always leaves her dog safely at home.

 

Robin Stevenson's profile page

Other titles by Robin Stevenson