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Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Amistad/HarperTempest, 2005, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Harper Tempest edView all editions and formats
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Written in the form of interviews, reports, and journal entries, the story of three troubled teenagers ends in a tragic school shooting. Cameron: "Deep inside, you know that whoever gets up in your face gets there because he knows you're nothing, and he knows that you know it too." Carla: "What I'm trying to do is to get by -- not even get over, just get by." Leonard: "I have bought a gaw-juss weapon. It lies  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 0064472906 9780064472906
OCLC Number: 60152623
Notes: "Extras inside, Walter Dean Myers talks about becoming a writer, turning nonfiction into fiction, and more"--Page 4 of cover.
Target Audience: Young Adult.
Description: 223, 17 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers.

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Written in the form of interviews, reports, and journal entries, the story of three troubled teenagers ends in a tragic school shooting. Cameron: "Deep inside, you know that whoever gets up in your face gets there because he knows you're nothing, and he knows that you know it too." Carla: "What I'm trying to do is to get by -- not even get over, just get by." Leonard: "I have bought a gaw-juss weapon. It lies beneath my bed like a secret lover, quiet, powerful, waiting to work my magic." Statement of Fact: 17-year-old white male found dead in the aftermath of a shooting incident at Madison High School in Harrison County. Conclusion: Death by self-inflicted wound.

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