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Drita, My Homegirl

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4 out of 5
Based on 15 Ratings and 15 Reviews

Book Description
Drita and her family come to New York as refugees from war-torn Kosovo. Even though she barely speaks English, Drita can't wait to start school and make a new best friend. But her new classmates don't make it easy, teasing her about virtually everything.The worst is Maxie, a tough African-American girl whose sassy attitude hides a painful secret.

When Maxie takes things too far, their teacher a... More

Book Information
PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (10 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages176
ISBN-10B003F76GUS
Publication Date03/16/2006
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About jenny lombard (Author) : jenny lombard is a published author of children's books. A published credit of jenny lombard is Drita, My Homegirl.
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