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The Quiet Fighter
By edward cartagena
Price: Free! Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Adolescence
How does a boy, who is a multicultural minority, coming of age in the 1980's survive a broken family, physical and emotional abuse, parental abandonment and neglect, poverty and starvation, gangs and violence, school failure and demoralization, cultural and socioeconomic change, social rejection and racism, loneliness and isolation, and go on to rise above it all?