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The closest I've come

Author: Fred Aceves
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Marcos Rivas is desperate to escape the projects, his neglectful mother, and her abusive boyfriend, but when he is picked for a class at his high school targeting smart students who are underperforming, he initially resists.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Coming of age fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Aceves
ISBN: 9780062488534 0062488538
OCLC Number: 968772610
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: 310 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Closest I have come
Responsibility: Fred Aceves.

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