When We Was Fierce

When We Was Fierce

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Fifteen year old Theo isn't looking for trouble, but when he and his friends witness the brutal attack on Ricky-Ricky, an innocent boy who doesn't know better than to walk right up to the most vicious gang leader in the neighborhood, he's in trouble for real. And in this neighborhood, everything is at stake. In a poignant unflinching novel of survival told largely in street dialect, e.E Charlton-Trujillo enters the lives of teenagers coming of age in the face of spiraling violence among gangs, police, and at home.

Baker & Taylor
Witnessing a brutal gang attack on an innocent boy, 15-year-old Ricky realizes that he will no longer be able to avoid the attention of the wrong people in his troubled neighborhood of escalating violence among gangs, police and families.

Publisher: Candlewick,
ISBN: 9780763679378
Branch Call Number: CANCELLED


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