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The lost boy: a foster child's search for the love of a family

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Lexile measure:
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ISBN:
9780613173537
9781435260429
9780585104935
9781558745155
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.1, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
720L
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Last Grouping Update2020-09-27 07:41:40AM
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seriesSequel to A Child Called "It"
subject_facetAbused children
Abused children -- California -- Daly City -- Biography
Abusive mothers -- California -- Daly City -- Family relationships
Abusive mothers -- Family relationships
Abusive mothers -- Family relationships -- California -- Daly City
Alcoholism -- Personal Narratives
Biography
California
California -- Daly City
Case studies
Child Abuse -- Personal Narratives
Child of Impaired Parents -- Personal Narratives
Children of alcoholics
Children of alcoholics -- California -- Daly City -- Biography
Family violence
Family violence -- California -- Daly City
Family violence -- Personal Narratives
Foster Home Care -- Personal Narratives
Foster home care
Foster home care -- California -- Case studies
Nonfiction
Pelzer, David J
title_displayThe lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family
title_fullThe lost boy : a foster child's search for the love of a family / Dave Pelzer
title_shortThe lost boy
title_suba foster child's search for the love of a family
topic_facetAbused children
Abusive mothers
Alcoholism
Child Abuse
Child of Impaired Parents
Children of alcoholics
Daly City
Family relationships
Family violence
Foster Home Care
Foster home care
Pelzer, David J