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The long ride

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In New York in 1971, Jamila and Josie are bused across Queens where they try to fit in at a new, integrated junior high school while their best friend, Francesca, tests the limits at a private school.

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Victor Farmington Library J BUD (Text)
Children's New Materials
52128300891732
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553534221
  • ISBN: 055353422X
  • Physical Description: 200 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, [2019]

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Summary, etc.:
In New York in 1971, Jamila and Josie are bused across Queens where they try to fit in at a new, integrated junior high school while their best friend, Francesca, tests the limits at a private school.
Target Audience Note:
HL590L Lexile
Decoding demand: 89 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 83 (very high) Structure demand: 89 (very high) Lexile
Subject: School integration > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Junior high schools > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Racially mixed people > Juvenile fiction.
Queens (New York, N.Y.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.


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