M. Sindy Felinas National Book Award finalist is in paperback for the first time. Karina has plenty to worry about on the last day of seventh grade: finding three Ds and a C on her report card again, getting laughed at by everyone again, being sent to the principalaagain. But sheas too busy dodging the fists of her stepfather and looking out for her sisters to deal with school. This is the story of a young girl coming of age amidst the violent waters that run just beneath the surface of suburbiaaa story that has the courage to ask: How far will you go to protect the ones you love?Anyway, that September I had the best aWhat I Did on My Summer Vacationa essay. ... The kids in my class sat drop jawed. ... Once, we spent the entire summer in the backyard because somebody was going around snatching little blackanbsp;...
|Author||:||M. Sindy Felin|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2011-03-22|