Non-Fiction

Aaseng, Nathan
Teens and Drunk Driving
JUV 363.12514.A115t YA
Examines teens and drunk driving, discussing how drinking affects driving ability, who drinks and drives and why, the law and drunk driving, and preventing drunk driving tragedies. 2000.

Gerdes, Louise
Drunk Driving 
JUV 363.12514.D845d
Essays cover the scope of the problem, including international trends, case studies, prevention, grass-roots organizations, and such legal issues as blood alcohol concentration legislation, business liability, and legal advertising. 2001.

Aretha, David
On the Rocks
JUV 613.81.A6827o
Examines the physical, emotional, and social costs of alcohol abuse and the disease of alcoholism through a combination of current statistics, information from research studies, and the words of those personally struggling with alcohol abuse. 2007.
 

Fiction

Aronson, Sarah
Head Case
JUV A766.hYA
Forced to deal with his own paralysis and the death of two innocent victims as a result of his drunk driving, Frank must cope with his major injuries and the fact that he can no longer care for himself while facing the harsh reality that others are still demanding jail time for his criminal act. 2007.

 

Corcoran, Barbara
The Hideaway
JUV C803.hi YA
After running away from a Massachusetts reform school, fifteen-year-old Tom, with the help of his sister, hides from the police until he can clear himself of a drunk driving charge. 1987.

 

Draper, Sharon M. 
Tears of a Tiger
JUV D7859.t YA
The death of high school basketball star Rob Washington in an automobile accident affects the lives of his close friend Andy, who was driving the car, and many others in the school.1994.

 

Ferry, Charles
Binge
JUV F419.b YA
When eighteen-year-old Weldon wakes up in a hospital, he must face the tragic consequences of a drinking spree. 1992.

 

Fleischman, Paul
Whirligig
JUV F62039.w YA
While traveling to each corner of the country to build a whirligig in memory of the girl whose death he causes, while driving drunk, sixteen-year-old Brian finds forgiveness and atonement 1998.

 

Grant, Cynthia D. 
Shadow Man
JUV G7661.s YA
Charming but reckless eighteen-year-old Gabe, drunk as usual, smashes his truck into a tree and dies, sending waves of shock and grief through his small town. 1992.

 

Johnson,  Peter
What Happened
JUV J625.w
When Duane is involved in a hit and run accident during a snowstorm, passengers Kyle and his younger brother must face Duane's powerful father, a man whose hatred of their own absent father may lead him to harm the boys. 2007.

 

McDaniel, Lurlene
Hit and Run
JUV M138.hi YA
Events surrounding the hit and run accident of a popular high school student are told from the viewpoints of those involved, including the victim. 2007.