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Bo has been at war with his father for as long as he can remember. The rage he feels gives him the energy as a triathlete to press his body to the limit, but it also translates into angry outbursts toward his teachers.

Now dangerously close to expulsion from school, Bo has been assigned to Anger Management sessions with the school "truants." With an eclectic mix of hard-edged students, Bo may finally have to deal with his long-brewing hatred for his father — before it eats away at him completely.

About the Author

Chris Crutcher has written nine critically acclaimed novels, an autobiography, and two collections of short stories. He has won three lifetime achievement awards for the body of his work: the Margaret A. Edwards Award for Outstanding Literature for Young Adults, the ALAN Award for Significant Contribution to Adolescent Literature, and the NCTE National Intellectual Freedom Award. He has been a child and family therapist with the Spokane Community Mental Health Center and is currently chairperson for the Spokane Child Protection Team. Chris Crutcher lives in Spokane, Washington.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060598402
Author:
Crutcher, Chris
Publisher:
Greenwillow Books
Author:
by Chris Crutcher
Subject:
Social Situations - Adolescence
Subject:
Social Situations - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Family - Parents
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - General
Subject:
Fathers and sons
Subject:
Social Situations - Physical & Emotional Abuse
Subject:
Triathlon
Subject:
Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
Subject:
Social Issues - Physical & Emotional Abuse
Subject:
Situations / Adolescence
Subject:
Interpersonal Relations
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Physical and Emotional Abuse
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Paperback
Publication Date:
20041031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
6.64x4.80x.67 in. .38 lbs.
Age Level:
15-UP

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