Source:HarperTeen/Amistad, Volume 1st, New York, p.247 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3563 .Y48 L63 2010
Keywords:African Americans--Fiction, African Americans--Juvenile fiction, Conduct of life--Fiction, Conduct of life--Juvenile fiction, Friendship--Fiction, Friendship--Juvenile fiction, Juvenile delinquents--Fiction, Juvenile delinquents--Juvenile fiction, Juvenile detention homes--Fiction, Juvenile detention homes--Juvenile fiction, Old age--Fiction, Old age--Juvenile fiction, Self-perception--Fiction, Self-perception--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Teenage Reese, serving time at a juvenile detention facility, gets a lesson in making it through hard times from an unlikely friend with a harrowing past.
Lexile measure 730; Ages 12 and up; Realistic fiction