Nancy Keane's Booktalks -- Quick and Simple
Soto, Gary.
Orlando : Harcourt, 2005
ISBN 0152052011
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This is a collection of short stories about the everyday life of Mexican-American kids.  The stories describe ordinary events in the lives of teens in Fresno, California.  They run the gambit of funny to sad.  Although the stories describe the lives of Mexican-American teens in California, the stories could really describe the lives of teens anywhere.
SUBJECTS:     Mexican Americans -- Fiction.
                        Teenagers -- Fiction.
                        Short stories.
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