We want your feedback!
Click here
cover image of The Tribes of Palos Verdes

The Tribes of Palos Verdes

by Joy Nicholson Author · Jorjeana Marie Narrator


Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today
Medina Mason is a defiant, awkward newcomer to the affluent beach community of Palos Verdes, California. As her parents' marriage disintegrates and her beloved brother falls prey to the temptations of drugs and the lunacy of their mother, Medina surfs to survive, finding a bitter solace in the rough comfort of the waves. This is the moving story of growing up "different," of the love between siblings, and of one girl's power to save herself.

Publication Details

Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group
Listening Library (Audio)
Publication Date:


  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 162.2 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 162 MB

Joy Nicholson (Author)

Joy Nicholson was born in Wisconsin and then moved to Palos Verdes, California when she was in kindergarten. She and her brother Jay grew up surrounded by a difficult family life. Much of her family life is reflected throughout her debut novel, Th...

More about Joy Nicholson
The Tribes of Palos Verdes
Copy and paste the code into your website.