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The Resource Stronger Than You Know

Stronger Than You Know

Label
Stronger Than You Know
Title
Stronger Than You Know
Statement of responsibility
Jolene Perry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After police intervention, fifteen-year-old Joy has finally escaped the trailer where she once lived with her mother and survived years of confinement and abuse. Now living with her aunt, uncle, and cousins in a comfortable house, she's sure she'll never belong. Wracked by panic attacks, afraid to talk to anyone at her new school, Joy's got a whole list of reasons why she's crazy. With immense courage, Joy finds friends and grows closer to her new family. But just when hope is taking hold, she learns she must testify in her mother's trial. Can she face her old life without losing her way in the new one? Will she ever truly belong in a world that seems too normal to be real?
Summary
After fifteen years of horrific abuse and neglect by her mother and her mother's boyfriends, Joy struggles to understand and accept a normal life with relatives, at school, and with a boyfriend
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10359760
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
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530
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Stronger Than You Know
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:81166cbb-b84b-4d52-895a-9f6b0d824139
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781497697911
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Stronger Than You Know
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:81166cbb-b84b-4d52-895a-9f6b0d824139
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781497697911
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Nederland – Marion & Ed Hughes Public LibraryBorrow it
      2712 Nederland Ave., Nederland, TX, 77627, US
      29.9643618 -94.00120679999999
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