Parents from Hell

10 teen books with unreliable parents

Your parents may drive you crazy, but chances are, they have nothing on these horrible guardians.

Cover of Roxy's Baby

5. Roxy's Baby

Cathy MacPhail
Wintergirls cover

7. Wintergirls

Laurie Halse Anderson
Coraline cover

8. Coraline

Neil Gaiman, P. Craig Russell (Illus)
Wasted cover

9. Wasted

Nicola Morgan
Homecoming cover

10. Homecoming

Cynthia Voigt

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust