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Other titles in the Multicultural Literature series:
A Reader's Guide to Gary Soto's Taking Sides (Multicultural Literature)by Jen Jones
Synopses & Reviews
On the surface, TAKING SIDES appears to be a novel with a simple plot: What happens when a junior high basketball player essentially goes from rags to riches. Yet the plotlines in the book also deal with bigger issues, such as divorce, cultural differences, poverty, and violence. Indeed, TAKING SIDES has truly resonated with all types of audiences across backgrounds of age and ethnicity.
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