Street Love

Street Love

Book - 2006
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A story of star-crossed urban love by two-time National Book Award finalist Walter Dean Myers.

Have you ever loved someone from the wrong side of the tracks? Damien has everything going for him. His family wants him to date Roxanne. He falls for Junice, whose life is totally messed up. But Junice tells him that he's the one who needs the reality check.

Sometimes the greatest obstacle to finding true love is ourselves.

Harlem meets Shakespeare in this fresh, original free-verse novel by Michael L. Printz.

Publisher: New York : Amistad, c2006.
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780060280802
9780060280796
0060280808
0060280794
Branch Call Number: YA MYERS W
Characteristics: 134 pages ; 19 cm.

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This verse novel is about young love against a backdrop of poverty and violence in NYC.


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mieesha
Dec 23, 2010

it was ok i didnt really understand what this book was talking about i dont really like walter dean myers books though i dont really like his writing style

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neha705
Mar 26, 2010

Really great book. Not my type of book, but some of the "chapters" were really touching(:

EPLPicks_Teen Mar 13, 2010

Grade 8 - 12

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VeganGreen Aug 22, 2009

VeganGreen thinks this title is suitable for 12 years and over

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VeganGreen Aug 22, 2009

Your first love is totally wrong for you. Do you follow your heart? Or do you run away?

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