Dodgers
  • Author : Bill Beverly
  • Release Date : 03 January 2017
  • Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 13 : 9781101903759
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Book excerpt: Sent by his uncle along with his hotheaded brother and other teens to kill a major witness, East, a young gang member from Los Angeles, finds his perspectives changed by his encounters outside of the city.

Dodgers

Dodgers

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Sent by his uncle along with his hotheaded brother and other teens to kill a major witness, East, a young gang member from Los Angeles, finds his perspectives changed by his encounters outside of the city....

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