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Young adult works
Young adult fiction
|Material Type:||Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Walter Dean Myers
|ISBN:||9780061960871 006196087X 9780061960888 0061960888|
|Notes:||"An imprint of HarperCollins Publishers."|
|Description:||213 pages ; 19 cm|
|Responsibility:||by Walter Dean Myers.|
The summer after his absentee father is killed in a random shooting, Paul works at a Harlem soup kitchen, where he listens to lessons about "the social contract" from an elderly African American man and mentors a seventeen-year-old unwed mother who wants to make it to college on a basketball scholarship.
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- Conduct of life -- Juvenile fiction.
- Social contract -- Juvenile fiction.
- African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
- Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction.
- Coming of age -- Fiction.
- Conduct of life -- Fiction.
- Social contract -- Fiction.
- African Americans -- Fiction.
- Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
- African Americans.
- Conduct of life.
- Social contract.
- New York (State) -- New York -- Harlem.