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Format:
Book
Title:
Boy21
Other title(s):
Boy 21

Boy twenty-one
ISBN:
9780316127974

9780316127967
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication Information:
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
Physical Description:
250 pages ; 22 cm
General Note:
Novel.
Summary:
Finley, an unnaturally quiet boy who is the only white player on his high school's varsity basketball team, lives in a dismal Pennsylvania town that is ruled by the Irish mob, and when his coach asks him to mentor a troubled African American student who has transferred there from an elite private school in California, he finds that they have a lot in common in spite of their apparent differences.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR Upper Grades 4.9 8.0 quiz: 151132.

Reading Counts RC High School 5.4 14 Quiz: 59531.
Subject(s):
Emotional problems of teenagers -- Fiction.

Irish Americans -- Juvenile fiction.

Gangsters -- Juvenile fiction.

High schools -- Juvenile fiction.

Violence -- Juvenile fiction.

Basketball stories.

Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.

African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.

Emotional problems -- Fiction.

Irish Americans -- Fiction.

Gangsters -- Fiction.

High schools -- Fiction.

Violence -- Fiction.

Basketball -- Fiction.

Friendship -- Fiction.

African Americans -- Fiction.

Pennsylvania -- Juvenile fiction.

Pennsylvania -- Fiction.
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