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Straight punch

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Publisher:
Orca Book Publishers,
Pub. Date:
[2014]
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 8
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
Description
Tessa McPhail has a bad habit--tagging--that lands her at New Directions, an alternative school in Montreal's toughest neighborhood. The school is far from Tessa's home and full of troubled kids. To make matters worse, half of every school day is devoted to boxing. The other students think boxing is cool. Not Tessa, who cannot handle violence of any kind. But when a neighbor starts a petition to have New Directions closed down, Tessa discovers something worth fighting for, both in and out of the ring.
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ISBN:
9781459803923
9781459803916
9781459807822
9781459803930
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.6, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 620L
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Grouping Title straight punch
Grouping Author polak monique
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-05-01 23:34:17PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-23 00:22:26AM

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subject_facet Alternative schools -- Juvenile fiction, Boxing -- Fiction, High school students -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Juvenile fiction, Montreal (Quebec) -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display Straight punch
title_full Straight punch / Monique Polak
title_short Straight punch
topic_facet Alternative schools, Boxing, High school students, Schools