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Standing Against the Wind

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Book Description
Patrice Williams was happy living in Georgia with her grandmother, who called her "cocoa grandbaby." Then her mother lured her to Chicago and ended up in jail. Now Patrice lives with her Auntie Mae, and her new nickname is "Puffy" - thanks to her giant poof of hair. But Patrice's hair isn't the only reason she sticks out: she cares about her grades and strives for the best. That's why Monty Freema... More
Book Information
PublisherFarrar Straus & Giroux
BindingHardcover (10 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages192
ISBN-10B001QCXAD0
Publication Date09/05/2006
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About Traci L. Jones (Author) : Traci L. Jones is a published author of young adult books. A published credit of Traci L. Jones is Standing Against the Wind (Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award for New Talent. Author (Awards)).
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