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Hardcover Concrete Rose Book

ISBN: 006284671X

ISBN13: 9780062846716

Concrete Rose

(Part of the The Hate U Give Series)

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International phenomenon Angie Thomas revisits Garden Heights seventeen years before the events of The Hate U Give in this searing and poignant exploration of Black boyhood and manhood. If there's one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it's that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he can help his mom, who works two...

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Wonderfully written wholeheartedly needed

I red this book cover to cover on an eight hour car ride. It was beautiful- the inner workings of Maverick and his life suddenly was nothing but his, as he worked through his own internal pain and suffering. As you read you watch a young seventeen year old kid grow and flourish into a (albeit still young) but softer, caring, understanding and dedicated father and young man. Facing fears and almost life long questions and realizing just maybe he can still be the Maverick his father named him for.

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