Wednesday, November 19, 2008


Suckerpunch by David Hernandez
Shy, seventeen-year-old Marcus and his sixteen-year-old brother, Enrique, accompanied by two friends, drive from their home in southern California to Monterey to confront the abusive father who walked out a year earlier, and who now wants to return home.


Kevin Beach said...

...a powerful book that will ring true for urban teens facing similar circumstances.

Shari Fesko said...

...Older teens looking for gritty urban drama are sure to embrace this gripping, well-written story.