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read this for a class on adolescent literature and was really impressed with the author's poetic use of metaphor. reminded me of a lot of southern lit.Published 7 months ago by Kindle Customer
Martinez's writing is delightful and I was impressed by his ability to describe visceral sensations associated with typical emotions, like fear feeling like shards of ice or... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Joan E. Cardellino
For what it was, it was a fine read. But there are other books that more strongly convey what it is to grow up Chican@. OK for kids as a starter book on the subject.Published 12 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book was on the Success For All reading list. It was highly inappropriate for young children to read. Maybe high school, definitely college, but not middle school. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Laura Davis
I bought this a long time ago and I can't even remember what the book was about. This is mostly because I'm no a big reader, I just had to use it for school. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Steven C.
Its a good book but it came in with scratches, idk it this happend to anyone else but by far it's goodPublished 17 months ago by Juan Espinoza
This is a seller that truly cares about their customers. There was a mistake with my original order and they fixed it no questions asked. Read morePublished on June 21, 2012 by Amazon Customer