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Available copies

  • 13 of 23 copies available at Missouri Evergreen.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Trails Regional. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Trails Regional-Technical Services.

Current holds

4 current holds with 23 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cameron Public Library FIC ROB (Text) 32311111191080 Adult Fiction Checked out 01/29/2020
Carthage Public Library LP Roberts, Nora (Text) 34MO2001804320 Large Print Available -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center LP F ROB 2019 (Text) 0002205716125 Adult Large Print Available -
Crawford County Library-Steelville F ROB (Text) 33431000254720 Large Print Fiction Available -
De Soto Public Library LPF Rob (Text) 33858000010325 New Books Available -
Doniphan-Ripley County Library LP F ROBER (Text) 38421100730468 Large Print Fiction Available -
Jefferson County Library-Windsor LP F ROBERTS Nora (Text) 30000024669859 Large Print Available -
Lebanon-Laclede County Library LgP F Roberts (Text) 3803657873 OR Large Print Fiction Checked out 01/24/2020
Little Dixie - Main Library - Moberly F ROBERTS (Text) 2004336552 Large Print Available -
Little Dixie - Main Library - Moberly LP F ROBERTS (Text) 200435481+ New Non-Fiction Shelves Available -
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Within the walls of a tasteful, perfectly kept house in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, young Zane Bigelow feels like a prisoner of war. Strangers -- and even Zane's own aunt across the lake -- see his parents as a successful surgeon and his stylish wife, making appearances at their children's ballet recitals and baseball games. Zane and his sister know the truth: There is something terribly wrong. As his father's violent, controlling rages -- and his mother's complicity -- become more and more oppressive, Zane counts the years, months, days until he can escape. He looks out for little Britt, warning her: Be smart. Be careful. In fear for his very life, he plays along with the insidious lie that everything is fine, while scribbling his real thoughts in a secret journal he must carefully hide away. When one brutal, shattering night finally reveals cracks in the facade, Zane begins to understand that some people are willing to face the truth, even when it hurts. As he grows into manhood and builds a new kind of family, he will find that while the darkness of his past may always shadow him, it will also show him what is necessary for good to triumph -- and give him strength to draw on when he once again must stand up and defend himself and the ones he loves...
Subject: Family violence > Fiction.
Adult child abuse victims > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)

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