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Burn baby burn

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IL: UG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 10
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HL: High-Low 680L
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While violence runs rampant throughout New York, a teenage girl faces danger within her own home in Meg Medina's riveting coming-of-age novel. Nora Lopez is seventeen during the infamous New York summer of 1977, when the city is besieged by arson, a massive blackout, and a serial killer named Son of Sam who shoots young women on the streets. Nora's family life isn't going so well either: her bullying brother, Hector, is growing more threatening by the day, her mother is helpless and falling behind on the rent, and her father calls only on holidays. All Nora wants is to turn eighteen and be on her own. And while there is a cute new guy who started working with her at the deli, is dating even worth the risk when the killer likes picking off couples who stay out too late? Award-winning author Meg Medina transports us to a time when New York seemed balanced on a knife-edge, with tempers and temperatures running high, to share the story of a young woman who discovers that the greatest dangers are often closer than we like to admit -- and the hardest to accept.
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ISBN:
9780763674670
9781511371902
9780763679989
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.5, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 680L
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Full title burn baby burn
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Last Update 2018-05-21 22:53:12PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 00:03:39AM

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Electric power failures -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction, Serial murders -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction
title_display Burn baby burn
title_full Burn Baby Burn, Burn baby burn / Meg Medina, Burn baby burn [sound recording] / Meg Medina
title_short Burn baby burn
title_sub
topic_facet Audiobooks, Electric power failures, Serial murders, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature