Publisher:Saddleback Educational Publishing, 2011Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
- Author: Schraff, Anne E.Date:Created2011Summary:
Written for young adults, the Urban Underground series confronts issues that are of great importance to teens, such as friendship, loyalty, drugs, gangs, abuse, urban blight, bullies and self-esteem to name a few. More than entertainment, these books can be a powerful learning and coping tool when a struggling reader connects with credible characters and a compelling storyline. The highly readable style and mature topics will appeal to young adult readers of both sexes and encourage them to finish each eBook. Cesar Chavez H.S. Series — What is Paul Morales hiding? Pretty and popular Carmen Ibarra is excited when Paul asks her on a date. But she has to convince her family that Paul is respectable, a difficult task considering his gangbanger friends. Will bad-boy Paul break Carmen's heart, or is he the real deal?Subject(s): Mexican Americans | Motion pictures--Production and direction | Secrecy | Teenagers | California--Los Angeles | Interpersonal relations | Dating (Social customs) | GangstersOriginal Publisher: US, Saddleback Educational PublishingLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9781630782573