Bound To Stay Bound

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 When I was the greatest
 Author: Reynolds, Jason

 Publisher:  Atheneum Books for Young Readers (2015)

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 231 p.,  21 cm.

 BTSB No: 749269 ISBN: 9781442459472
 Ages: 12-18 Grades: 7-12

 Conduct of life -- Fiction
 Family life -- New York (State) -- Brooklyn -- Fiction
 Siblings -- Fiction
 Neighborhoods -- Fiction
 Violence -- Fiction
 African Americans -- Fiction
 Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction

Price: $9.83

Ali lives in Bed-Stuy, a Brooklyn neighborhood known for guns and drugs, but he and his sister, Jazz, and their neighbors, Needles and Noodles, stay out of trouble until they go to the wrong party, where one gets badly hurt and another leaves with a target on his back.

Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: UG
   Reading Level: 4.80
   Points: 9.0   Quiz: 163699
Reading Counts Information:
   Interest Level: 6-8
   Reading Level: 5.50
   Points: 16.0   Quiz: 62509

 Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Author Award, 2015

   School Library Journal (+) (00/02/14)
   Booklist (12/15/13)
 The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books (00/09/14)
 The Hornbook (00/01/14)

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