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This way home

Moore, Wes, 1978-, author.

New York : Delacorte Press, 2015.

247 pages ; 22 cm.

Elijah, seventeen, has always been sure of just one thing--basketball--and believes it will be his way out of West Baltimore, but when gang violence knocks him down, helping a veteran repair his rickety home helps Elijah see what really matters.

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ISBN:

978-0-385-74169-9

ISBN:

978-0-375-99019-9

ISBN:

9780375986710

Author:

Moore, Wes, 1978-, author.

Title:

This way home / Wes Moore with Shawn Goodman.

Edition:

First Edition.

Publisher:

New York : Delacorte Press, 2015.

Physical:

247 pages ; 22 cm.

Notes:

"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap.

Summary:

Elijah, seventeen, has always been sure of just one thing--basketball--and believes it will be his way out of West Baltimore, but when gang violence knocks him down, helping a veteran repair his rickety home helps Elijah see what really matters.

Subject:

Basketball--Fiction.

Subject:

Gangs--Fiction.

Subject:

Best friends--Fiction.

Subject:

Friendship--Fiction.

Subject:

Conduct of life--Fiction.

Subject:

Veterans--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Goodman, Shawn, 1970-, author.

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