In an environment where kindness equals weakness, how do those who care survive? A Tayshas Reading List Pick An ALA-YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Book aShawn Goodman takes us inside the gritty world of our juvenile justice system with the verve of a master storyteller.a aJordan Sonnenblick, author of Drums, Girls a Dangerous Pie aA gripping story of a boyas climb to manhood on his own terms.a aPaul Volponi, author of The Final Four aThe reader will be seized by [the boyas] plight and his determination not only to survive, but to better himself.a aTodd Strasser, author of Give a Boy a Gun aKindness for Weakness is a daring, dazzling leap into the dark passage that is the journey to manhood.a aPaul Griffin, author of The Orange Houses aGripping action, gritty dialogue, vivid characters, and palpable tension permeate the brief chapters of Jamesas powerful, honest, compelling narrative.a aSchool Library JournalWilfred wants a job at an auto body shop. Levon wants to be a pro ballplayer. Double X is going ... Freddie says hea#39;s going to community college, and Coty wants to own a four-wheeler repair shop. Antwon says that he will be a businessman, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Kindness for Weakness|
|Publisher||:||Delacorte Books for Young Readers - 2013-05-14|