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Dope sick

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : HarperTeen/Amistad, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Seeing no way out of his difficult life in Harlem, seventeen-year-old Jeremy "Lil J" Dance flees into a house after a drug deal goes awry and meets a weird man who shows different turning points in Lil J's life when he could have made better choices.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 9780061214776 0061214779 9780061214783 0061214787 9780061214790 0061214795
OCLC Number: 227000147
Description: 186 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers.

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Seeing no way out of his difficult life in Harlem, seventeen-year-old Jeremy "Lil J" Dance flees into a house after a drug deal goes awry and meets a weird man who shows different turning points in Lil J's life when he could have made better choices.

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A moving and well-written book

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-02-18) Good Permalink

After a drug deal goes wrong, Jeremy ?Lil J? Dance meets a strange man who tries to convince him that he can change his life.  I would recommend ?Dope Sick? by Walter Dean Myers to a friend because it shows an interesting point of view, and Lil J?s transformation and journey through a hard life...
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