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Author Fleischman, Paul.
Title Breakout / Paul Fleischman.
Published Chicago : Cricket Books, c2003.
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 TCC - Juvenile Collection  PZ7.F599233 Br 2003    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 124 p. ; 22 cm.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection.
Summary A young woman presents a play based on her life as a seventeen-year-old runaway whose escape from her foster home in Los Angeles is thwarted by an all-day traffic jam, an event which provides time for her to explore her free-floating identity, hunger for her unknown mother, and yearning for human connection.
Subject Self-perception -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Missing persons -- Juvenile fiction.
Foundlings -- Juvenile fiction.
Traffic congestion -- Juvenile fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN 0812626966
OCLC number 52633387