Back Roads

Back Roads

Book - 1999
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With his Abuse Father Dead (at the hands of his mother), and his mother in jail (for a crime most people seem to regard as a good deed), 19-year-old Harley Altmyer's family is somewhere beyond dysfunctional. College is out -- he's got three needy younger sisters on his hands. Can he rise to the occasion? More important, will the sexy mom of his baby sister's best friend provide a much-needed tumble in the hay?
Publisher: New York : Viking, 1999, c2000.
ISBN: 9780670887606
Characteristics: viii, 338 p. ; 24 cm.


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When 19-year-old Harley's mother is arrested for killing his father, he decides to raise is three younger sister on his own, rather then see everyone go into foster care. Still growing up himself, Harley has to put his dreams on hold so he can keep his teen sister from falling from grace and his ... Read More »

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FavouriteFiction Oct 14, 2009

Harley is left to care for his three younger sisters after his mother receives a life sentence for killing his father. Overburdened with the practicalities of life, Harley battles to deal with his anger, his lust for his middle-aged neighbour and the many secrets his family's past holds.


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