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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield.

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  • ISBN: 9781580897785
  • ISBN: 1580897789
  • Physical Description: 260 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2019]

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General Note:
Companion to: Like Vanessa.
Summary, etc.:
"In 1984 Newark, Beatriz Mendez navigates romance, gang culture, and her family's past. After her gang-leader brother is killed, Beatriz gives up her dreams of dancing in order to run the gang. But her eyes are reopened to her dream of a career in dance when the school brainiac asks her to compete in a dance competition with him--but will the gang let her go?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Puerto Ricans > New Jersey > Newark > Juvenile fiction.
Haitian Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Hispanic American gangs > New Jersey > Newark > Juvenile fiction.
Female gang members > Juvenile fiction.
Teenagers > Juvenile fiction.
Dance > Juvenile fiction.
Ethnic relations > Juvenile fiction.
Nineteen eighties > Juvenile fiction.
Newark (N.J.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Puerto Ricans > New Jersey > Newark > Fiction.
Haitian Americans > Fiction.
Gangs > Fiction.
Dance > Fiction.
Ethnic relations > Fiction.
Newark (N.J.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.

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