Rules of the road

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Scholastic, 1999 - Alcoholism - 201 pages
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Sixteen-year-old Jenna gets a job driving the elderly owner of a chain of successful shoe stores from Chicago to Texas to confront the son who is trying to force her to retire, and along the way Jenna hones her talents as a saleswoman and finds the strength to face her alcoholic father.

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User Review  - Ray Ziemer - Goodreads

I enjoyed this young adult novel, and I think I understand what critics like about it. Joan Bauer was honored by its winning of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and its selection as an ALA Notable ... Read full review

Review: Rules of the Road (Rules of the Road #1)

User Review  - Catherine - Goodreads

I thought this book did a great job of showing what the children of alcoholics go through - tough subject done well. My only complaints were: I missing set of ending quotation marks that confused me ... Read full review


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