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The contender

Author: Robert Lipsyte
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Ist Harper Keypoint edView all editions and formats
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A Harlem high school dropout escapes from a gang of punks into a boxing gym, where he learns that being a contender is hard and often discouraging work, but that you don't know anything until you try.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lipsyte
ISBN: 0694056022 9780694056026
OCLC Number: 15372756
Description: 167 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Robert Lipsyte.

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A Harlem high school dropout escapes from a gang of punks into a boxing gym, where he learns that being a contender is hard and often discouraging work, but that you don't know anything until you try.

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