The last summer of the death warriors / Francisco X Stork.
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- ISBN: 9780545283144 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
|Summary, etc.:|| Two young men — one dying of cancer, one planning a murder — explore the true meanings of death and life in the tense and passionate new novel from the author of MARCELO IN THE REAL WORLD.When Pancho arrives at St. Anthony's Home, he knows his time there will be short: If his plans succeed, he'll soon be arrested for the murder of his sister's killer. But then he's assigned to help D.Q., whose brain cancer has slowed neither his spirit nor his mouth. D.Q. tells Pancho all about his "Death Warrior's Manifesto," which will help him to live out his last days fully—ideally, he says, with the love of the beautiful Marisol. As Pancho tracks down his sister's murderer, he finds himself falling under the influence of D.Q. and Marisol, who is everything D.Q. said she would be...
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
4.3 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Arthur A. Levine Books, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 529 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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|Subject:||Young Adult Fiction.
Young Adult Literature.