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  • 1 of 1 copy available at C.H. Booth Library - Newtown.
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C.H. Booth Library - Newtown YA FIC STO (Text to phone) 34014150095876 Young Adult New Available -

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"Based on Behind the eyes ©2006, Francisco X. Stork."--Title page verso.
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"Hector has always worked hard and minded his own business. He wants to be captain of his school's chess team, go to college, and help his family make their way to a better life someday. Until Joey singles him out. Joey, whose older brother, Chavo, is head of the Discípulos gang, tells Hector that he's going to kill him: maybe not today, or tomorrow, but someday. And Hector, frozen with fear, does nothing. From that day forward, Hector's death hangs over his head every time he leaves the house. He tries to fade into the shadows, to drop off Joey's radar, to become no one. But when a fight between Chavo and Hector's brother Fili escalates, Hector is left with no choice but to take a stand. The violent confrontation lands Hector in a reform school where he has to live side-by-side with his enemy, Joey. There, it's up to Hector to choose whether he's going to lose himself to anger and seek revenge, or get back to the hard work of living"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mexican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Gangs > Juvenile fiction.
Courage > Juvenile fiction.
Reformatories > Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans > Fiction.
Gangs > Fiction.
Courage > Fiction.
Reformatories > Fiction.

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