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Babylon boyz

Author: Jess Mowry
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Inner-city teenagers find a suitcase full of cocaine and must decide whether to sell it and take the opportunities the money would provide or to destroy it to keep the drug from poisoning their community.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mowry, Jess, 1960-
Babylon boyz.
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©1997
(OCoLC)891542207
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jess Mowry
ISBN: 0689808399 9780689808395
OCLC Number: 34514525
Description: 188 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jess Mowry.

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Inner-city teenagers find a suitcase full of cocaine and must decide whether to sell it and take the opportunities the money would provide or to destroy it to keep the drug from poisoning their community.

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This book is ON THA REAL! It's a story about three homeboys who live in West Oakland California. There is something different about each one  that keeps them from being liked by most of the Gs and "cool" kids in their school. Dante who is 13 and the main character was born to a mom who was on...
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