The Runaway

The Runaway

By Glen Huser

Tradewind Books, Paperback, 9781896580210, 147pp.

Publication Date: March 2012

It's 1923 and Leroy is on the run from a couple of abusive cousins. He stumbles into a traveling Chautauqua show, where it's easy to get lost in a crowd--but also easy to lose your heart. This funny and endearing novel by Governor General's Award-winning novelist Glen Huser will make an absorbing read for fourteen- and fifteen-year-olds, boys and girls alike.

About the Author
Glen Huser's novels for young readers have been highly praised and have won a number of awards, such as the Mr. Christie's Silver Award, the Governor General's Award and the R. Ross Annett Award. For more information, visit