Title: Standing Against The Wind (2007 Coretta Scott King New Talent Author Winner)
Author: Jones, Traci L.
Publisher: Farrar Straus and Giroux,
Publication Year: 2006
Description: As she tries to escape her poor Chicago neighborhood by winning a scholarship to a prestigious boarding school, shy and studious eighth grader Patrice discovers that she has more options in life than she previously realized.
Subject: Self confidence Fiction. Conduct of life Fiction. Family problems Fiction. City and town life Fictio
Dewey Class No: F JON
Regent SKU: CW717
Grade Level: 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade,
Number of Pages: 184 p. ;
Accelerated Reader: No
Reading Counts: No
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