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, AnneDate: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 — The split in the Martinez family is real and painful. Expelled from the family, the two eldest make their own way. Felix Martinez is a hard man to love. But Naomi is determined to heal her family. And she decides to take matters into her own hands to bring together two volatile personalities.Subject(s): Families | Interpersonal conflict | Singers | Teenage girls | California--Los Angeles | Dysfunctional families | Hispanic Americans | Youth--Conduct of lifeOriginal Publisher: US, Saddleback Educational PublishingLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9781630782580