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Athletic shorts : six short stories —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1991
11 available of 11 items

A collection of short stories featuring characters from earlier books by Chris Crutcher.

King of the mild frontier : an ill-advised autobiography —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

Chris Crutcher, author of young adult novels such as "Ironman" and "Whale Talk," as well as short stories, tells of growing up in Cascade, Idaho, and becoming a writer.

Angry management : three novellas —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2009
3 available of 3 items

Three novellas featuring characters from earlier books by Chris Crutcher.

Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1993
6 available of 6 items

The daily class discussions about the nature of man, the existence of God, abortion, organized religion, suicide and other contemporary issues serve as a backdrop for a high-school senior's attempt to answer a friend's d...

Whale talk —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2001
3 available of 3 items

Intellectually and athletically gifted, TJ, a multiracial, adopted teenager, shuns organized sports and the gung-ho athletes at his high school until he agrees to form a swimming team and recruits some of the school's le...

Deadline —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2007
7 available of 7 items

Given the medical diagnosis of one year to live, high school senior Ben Wolf decides to fulfill his greatest fantasies, ponders his life's purpose and legacy, and converses through dreams with a spiritual guide known as ...

The crazy horse electric game —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1987
9 available of 9 items

A high school athlete, frustrated at being handicapped after an accident, runs away from home and is helped back to mental and physical health by a black benefactor and the people in a special school where he enrolls.

Period 8 —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2013
11 available of 11 items

Period 8 has always been a safe haven and high school senior Paulie "The Bomb" Baum a constant attendee, but as Paulie, Hannah, their friends, and a sympathetic teacher try to unravel the mystery of a missing classmate, ...

The deep end : a novel of suspense —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1992
3 available of 3 items

The sledding hill —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2005
3 available of 3 items

Billy, recently deceased, keeps an eye on his best friend, fourteen-year-old Eddie, who has added to his home and school problems by becoming mute, and helps him stand up to a conservative minister and English teacher wh...

Losers bracket —Crutcher, Chris, author.
Book
2018
5 available of 5 items

"When it comes to family, Annie is in the losers bracket. While her foster parents are great (mostly), her birth family would not have been her first pick. And no matter how many times Annie tries to write them out of he...

Running loose —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

Louie, a high school senior in a small Idaho town, learns about sportsmanship, love, and death as he matures into manhood.

Chinese handcuffs —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1989
1 available of 1 items

Still troubled by his older brother's violent suicide, eighteen-year-old Dillon becomes deeply involved in the terrible secret of his friend Jennifer, who feels she can tell no one what her stepfather is doing to her.

Losers Bracket —Crutcher, Chris.
EBook
2018

When a family argument turns into an urgent hunt for a missing child, seventeen-year-old Annie Boots must do everything in her power to bring her nephew home safely. Chris Crutcher, the acclaimed and bestselling author ...

Staying Fat For Sarah Byrnes —Crutcher, Chris.
EBook
2009

Called a "masterpiece" in a starred review from School Library Journal, award-winning author Chris Crutcher's acclaimed Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes is an enduring classic. This bestselling novel is about love, loyalty...

Chinese handcuffs —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2004
3 available of 3 items

Still troubled by his older brother's violent suicide, eighteen-year-old Dillon becomes deeply involved in the terrible secret of his friend Jennifer, who feels she can tell no one what her stepfather is doing to her.

Ironman —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2 available of 2 items

While training for a triathalon, seventeen-year-old Bo attends an anger management group at school which leadds him to examine his relationship with his father.

Stotan! —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
1986
4 available of 4 items

A high school coach invites members of his swimming team to a memorable week of rigorous training that tests their moral fiber as well as their physical stamina.

Ironman —Crutcher, Chris.
Book
2004
2 available of 2 items

While training for a triathlon, seventeen-year-old Bo attends an anger management group at school which leads him to examine his relationship with his father.

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