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Author: Alice Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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At first contemptuous of the street gangs' world, a middle-class girl, through fascination with one gang's ritual and hierarchy, becomes the property of the Orphans' leader, who counters her devotion with betrayals, violence, addiction, and drug pushing.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Bildungsromans
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Hoffman
OCLC Number: 2818124
Description: 247 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Alice Hoffman.

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At first contemptuous of the street gangs' world, a middle-class girl, through fascination with one gang's ritual and hierarchy, becomes the property of the Orphans' leader, who counters her devotion with betrayals, violence, addiction, and drug pushing.

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