I will save you [electronic resource]. Matt De La PeÑA.
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- ISBN: 9780375897429 (electronic bk)
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Newbery Medal-winning author Matt de la Peña's I Will Save You is a "heartwarming, root-for-the-underdog novel." [SLJ] Kidd is running from his past and his future. No mom, no dad, and there's nothing for him at the group home but therapy. He doesn't belong at the beach where he works either, unless he finds a reason to stay. Olivia is blond hair, blue eyes, rich dad. The prettiest girl in Cardiff. She's hiding something from Kidd--but could they ever be together anyway? Devon is mean, mysterious, and driven by a death wish. A best friend and worst enemy. He followed Kidd all the way to the beach and he's not leaving until he teaches him a few lessons about life. And Olivia."A taut psychological novel...[with] intriguing, well-developed characters...[that] will stay with readers."-Booklist"De la Peña skillfully captures the...
|Target Audience Note:||
Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
4.7 ATOS Level
Electronic reproduction. New York : Delacorte Press, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1870 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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|Subject:||Young Adult Fiction.