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Goobie, Beth.
Custer, WA : Orca Book, 2003.
IL YA, RL 4.3
ISBN 1551432390
To Kelly, this is just another placement.  Another place to run away from.  She only ended up here because she didn't succeed in ending it all.  Now they are watching her night and day.  And she's on a ward with other girls who have their own problems.  Even though life at Marymound School for Girls is not all that bad, Kelly just has to get away.  But what exactly is she running from?
SUBJECTS:     Child abuse -- Fiction.
                        Suicide -- Fiction.
                        Teenage girls -- Fiction.


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