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Author Oaks, J. Adams (Jeffrey Adams)

Title Why I fight : a novel / J. Adams Oaks.

Imprint New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  SO F Oaks    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 228 p. ; 22 cm.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Note "A Richard Jackson book."
Audience Ages 12 up.
Summary After his house burns down, twelve-year-old Wyatt Reaves takes off with his uncle, and the two of them drive from town to town for six years, earning money mostly by fighting, until Wyatt finally confronts his parents one last time.
Subject Uncles -- Juvenile fiction.
Hand-to-hand fighting -- Juvenile fiction.
Emotional problems of teenagers -- Juvenile fiction.
Criminals -- Juvenile fiction.
Uncles -- Fiction.
Hand-to-hand fighting -- Fiction.
Emotional problems -- Fiction.
Criminals -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781416911777 (hardcover) : $16.99
1416911774 (hardcover) : $16.99

 
    
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