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|Genre/Form:||Young adult fiction
Coretta Scott King Award (Author): Honor book
Young adult works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
New York : Amistad, ©2010
|Material Type:||Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Walter Dean Myers
|ISBN:||9780061214806 0061214809 9780061214813 0061214817 9780061214820 0061214825 9780606153973 0606153977|
|Awards:||Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2011
National Book Award Young People's Literature Finalist, 2010
|Description:||247 pages ; 19 cm|
|Responsibility:||Walter Dean Myers.|
"A moving tale of a kid who may have made a mistake but who still deserves the modest future he seeks. Refreshingly avoids cliche." -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (starred review)
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A realistic and distrubing picture of juvie
Myers has written another book that goes to the heart of an issue. Reese has landed himself in a detention center but is allowed out on a work detail. He has to stay on the right path or he's not getting out. This book does an excellent job of creating a realistic and distrubing...
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