Behind the eyes

by Francisco X. Stork

Publisher: Dutton in New York

Written in English
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  • Texas

Subjects:

  • Self-realization -- Fiction,
  • Reformatories -- Fiction,
  • Gangs -- Fiction,
  • Interpersonal relations -- Fiction,
  • Hope -- Fiction,
  • Mexican Americans -- Fiction,
  • Family life -- Texas -- Fiction,
  • Texas -- Fiction

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Sixteen-year-old Hector is the hope of his family, but when he seeks revenge after his brother"s gang-related death and is sent to a San Antonio reform school, it takes an odd assortment of characters to help him see that hope is still alive.

Edition Notes

Statementby Francisco X. Stork.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.S88442 Beh 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3413065M
ISBN 100525477357
LC Control Number2005029185
OCLC/WorldCa62161079

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