01--Runaways:  Bibliographies & Resource Books

Ambrosino, Lillian.  Runaways.  Photos. by Albie Walton and Stander Wright.  Clyde and Barbara Dodder, general editors.  Boston:  Beacon Press, 1971.  150p.  Descriptions of runaways & lists by State and city of Travelers Aid locations, hotlines, and halfway houses.

Butler, Dodie, Joe Reiner & Bill Treanor.  Runaway House handbook.  Rockville, MD:  National Institute of Mental Health, Center for Studies of Child and Family Mental Health, Section on Youth and Student Affairs, 1973.  68p.  Child and family mental health handbooks:  a community handbook series.  Prepared under contract no. NIH 71-584 with the Center for Studies of Child and Family Mental Health, National Institute of Mental Health.

Dolan, Edward F.  How to leave home--and make everybody like it.  New York:  Dodd, Mead, 1977.  162p.  A guide to leaving home and living independently including breaking the news to the family, finding a job, the pros and cons of running away, and handling personal finances.

Hyde, Margaret Oldroyd.  My friend wants to run away.  New York:  McGraw-Hill, 1979.  71p.  Lists, state by state, shelters, hotlines, and services available to runaways or potential runaways to provide them with some protection from exploitation and other dangers.

Kosof, Anna.  Runaways.  New York:  F. Watts, 1977.  111p.  Descriptions & programs that try to help them solve their problems.

Krohn, Katherine E.  Everything you need to know about living on your own.  New York:  Rosen Pub. Group, 2000.  What they face & provides information about outreach and help for runaways.

Rothman, Jack.  Runaway & homeless youth:  strengthening services to families and children.  Foreword by Lela B. Costin.  New York:  Longman, 1991.  164p.  Published in cooperation with the Center for Child and Family Policy Studies, School of Social Welfare, University of California, Los Angeles.

Vance, Mary A.  Runaway children and youth:  a bibliography.  Monticello, IL:  Vance Bibliographies, 1988.  16p.

Walker, Deborah Klein.  Runaway youth:  an annotated bibliography and literature overview.  Prepared for the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare.  Washington:  Office of Social Services and Human Development, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Planning and Evaluation, Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, 1975.  110p.

White, Anthony G.  Runaway youth as a problem to the city:  a selected bibliography.  Monticello, IL:  Council of Planning Librarians, 1975.  8p.