Stronger Than You Know by Jolene Perry

September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

StrongerThanYouKnow“I’m Joy, the girl who’s broken. I’ll probably always be broken.”

Joy’s fifteen. Her normal life began just three months ago. Before that was another life, in the trailer home she was never allowed to leave. The way her mom abused her was bad enough, but what her mom’s boyfriend did was worse. When the police came, it was supposed to be all over.

But now, living with her aunt and uncle in this new family where everyone tries to understand, it’s not over. Joy’s got a whole list of reasons she’s crazy – the panic attacks, the meds she’s on, and the hard-to-breathe feeling she gets when she has to talk to someone new. Somehow it’s even harder when the person is nice.

Yet hope has a way of taking hold, and Joy just might find a way to hold on…

Read excerpt

Title: Stronger Than You Know

Author: Jolene Perry

Publisher: Albert Whitman Teen

Release Date: September 1, 2014

ISBN: 978-0807531556

Formats: 256 pages, hardcover; e-book

Genre: Young Adult General

One response to “Stronger Than You Know by Jolene Perry

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.