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145th Street: Short Stories

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4 out of 5
Based on 22 Ratings and 22 Reviews

Book Description
"That's what 145th Street is like. Something funny happens... and then something bad happens. It's almost as if the block is reminding itself that life is hard, and you have to take it seriously." Walter Dean Myers's book of interconnected short stories is a sweet and sour mix of the comedy and tragedy of the human condition, played out against the backdrop of the Harlem neighborhood that is cente... More
Book Information
PublisherDelacorte Press Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (9 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages160
ISBN-10B001F7API4
Publication Date02/08/2000
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About Walter Dean Myers (Author) : Walter Dean Myers is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Walter Dean Myers include Ida B. Wells: Let the Truth Be Told, Jazz, We Are America:... more
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