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Ghetto Cowboy - G. Neri, Jesse Joshua Watson
Ghetto Cowboy
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A street-smart tale about a displaced teen who learns to defend what's right-the Cowboy Way.
A street-smart tale about a displaced teen who learns to defend what's right-the Cowboy Way.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780763649227 (0763649228)
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
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JL's Bibliomania
JL's Bibliomania rated it
Middle grade novel set in inner city Philadelphia. Read because of the local factor, and recommendations from book bloggers. In general, it was nicely done, if a bit simplistic for adult tastes. I can definitely see it appealing to the target audience. My main critique is that while I understand...
~WhimsyLibrarian~
~WhimsyLibrarian~ rated it
4.0
Appeal Characteristics: urban cowboys, father-son relationship, black male relationships, urban life, gangs, truancy, mother-son relationship, coming of age storyThis book reminded me sorta of an urbanized Hoot. It is actually based on a real place that specifically caters to urban males to help th...
Peace, Love & Books
Peace, Love & Books rated it
4.0 Ghetto Cowboy
A wonderful, uplifting story about a young man who makes connections and finds direction in his life when he goes to live with his father in Philadelphia and learns the ways of the inner city cowboy.
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