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Burn baby burn

Author: Meg Medina
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : Advance Reading Copy, First U. S. editionView all editions and formats
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It is the summer of 1977, and New York is suffering under a heat wave, a massive blackout, and a killer named the Son of Sam, while seventeen-year-old Cuban American Nora Lopez wants to escape her increasingly violent younger brother and worries about college applications and paying rent to spend her days working at the deli with the cute new Colombian boy and her nights at the disco dancing with her best friend  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Meg Medina
OCLC Number: 1018309097
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
YALSA Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017
National Book Award Nominee for Young People's Literature, 2016
Américas Award commended book, 2017
Description: 308 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Meg Medina.
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It is the summer of 1977, and New York is suffering under a heat wave, a massive blackout, and a killer named the Son of Sam, while seventeen-year-old Cuban American Nora Lopez wants to escape her increasingly violent younger brother and worries about college applications and paying rent to spend her days working at the deli with the cute new Colombian boy and her nights at the disco dancing with her best friend Kathleen.

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