Hold Me TightBook - 2005
In Miami, Florida, ten-year-old Essie has trouble finding the strength and courage to overcome her feelings of fear, guilt, and shame when her father abandons their family, a classmate is kidnapped, and then a family friend molests her.
Publisher: New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, c2005
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 339 p. ; 19 cm