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The boy in the black suit

Author: Jason Reynolds
Publisher: New York, New York : Atheneum / Simon & Schuster, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First Atheneum paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Soon after his mother's death, Matt takes a job at a funeral home in his tough Brooklyn neighborhood and, while attending and assisting with funerals, begins to accept her death and his responsibilities as a man.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jason Reynolds
ISBN: 9781442459519 1442459514 9781442459502 1442459506 9781442459526 1442459522
OCLC Number: 1069649888
Notes: "A Caitlyn Dlouhy book."
Originally published in hardcover in 2015 by Atheneum Books for Young Readers.
Includes a reading group guide.
Includes an excerpt from All American Boys by Jason Reynolds.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2016
Target Audience: 13-17.; 7-12.
Description: 255 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jason Reynolds.

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Soon after his mother's death, Matt takes a job at a funeral home in his tough Brooklyn neighborhood and, while attending and assisting with funerals, begins to accept her death and his responsibilities as a man.

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