Autobiography of my dead brother

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The thing was that me and Rise were blood brothers, but sometimes I really didn't know him. . . .

And so Jesse fills his sketchbook with drawings and portraits of his blood brother, Rise, and his comic strip, Spodi Roti and Wise, as he makes sense of the complexities of friendship, loyalty, and loss in a neighborhood where drive-bys, vicious gangs, and abusive cops are everyday realities.

Printz Award winner Walter Dean Myers delivers an unforgettable novel about life's hardest lessons, illustrated by Caldecott Honor artist Christopher Myers.

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ISBN:
006058291
9780060582937
9781419384769
9780062046895
9780756963880
9781419384776
9780060582920
9781419384783
9781428701168
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.9, 6 Points
Lexile measure:
730L
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Grouping Title autobiography of my dead brother
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Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-14 23:22:34PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-15 00:19:00AM

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title_display Autobiography of my dead brother
title_full Autobiography of My Dead Brother, Autobiography of my dead brother / Walter Dean Myers, Autobiography of my dead brother / by Walter Dean Myers ; art by Christopher Myers, Autobiography of my dead brother [kit] / Walter Dean Myers ; art by Christopher Myers
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topic_facet African Americans, Drive-by shootings, Friendship, Gangs, Historical Fiction, Young Adult Fiction