Scorpions

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Publisher:
Harper & Row,
Pub. Date:
c1988.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG+ - BL: 3.7 - AR Pts: 6
Fountas & Pinnell:
Z
Description
The story of twelve-year-old Jamal, whose life changes drastically when he acquires a gun. Though he survives the experience, it's not without sacrificing his innocence and possibly his relationship with his best friend. 1989 Newbery Honor Book Notable Children's Books of 1988 (ALA) 1988 Best Books for Young Adults (ALA) 1989 Recommended Books for Reluctant Young Adult Readers (ALA) The USA Through Children's Books 1990 (ALA) Young Adult Choices for 1990 (IRA) 1989 Judy Lopez Children's Books Award, Honorable Mention Children's Books of 1988 (Library of Congress) 1989 Books for the Teen Age (NY Public Library)
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ISBN:
9780064470667
9780060243654
9780060243647
Accelerated Reader:
MG+
Level 3.7, 6 Points
Fountas & Pinnell:
Z
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Grouping Title scorpions
Grouping Author myers walter dean
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-26 04:37:22AM
Last Indexed 2018-09-19 04:53:21AM

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display_description After reluctantly taking on the leadership of the Harlem gang, the Scorpions, Jamal finds that his enemies treat him with respect when he acquires a gun--until a tragedy occurs.
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publishDate 1988
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, African Americans -- Stories, Gangs -- Juvenile fiction, Gangs -- Stories, Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, Newbery Honor, Newbery Honor (1989)
title_display Scorpions
title_full Scorpions / by Walter Dean Myers
title_short Scorpions
topic_facet African Americans, Gangs, Newbery Honor, Newbery Honor (1989), Stories