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Boy21

Author: Matthew Quick
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Finley, an unnaturally quiet boy who is the only white player on his high school's varsity basketball team, lives in a dismal Pennsylvania town that is ruled by the Irish mob, and when his coach asks him to mentor a troubled African American student who has transferred there from an elite private school in California, he finds that they have a lot in common in spite of their apparent differences.
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Genre/Form: Young adult works
Basketball stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Quick
ISBN: 9780316127974 0316127973 9780316127967 0316127965
OCLC Number: 698624776
Notes: Novel.
Awards: Kentucky Bluegrass Award
Description: 250 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Boy 21
Boy twenty-one
Responsibility: by Matthew Quick.

Abstract:

Finley, an unnaturally quiet boy who is the only white player on his high school's varsity basketball team, lives in a dismal Pennsylvania town that is ruled by the Irish mob, and when his coach asks him to mentor a troubled African American student who has transferred there from an elite private school in California, he finds that they have a lot in common in spite of their apparent differences.

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