Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx
ISBN10: 0743254430 ISBN13: 9780743254434 Publisher: Simon & Schuster (T) Published: Jan 19 2004 Pages: 416 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Coming of age in the midst of the Bronx drug trade, nineteen-year-old Jessica, fourteen-year-old Coco, and their lovers experience budding sexuality, teen parenthood, and gang identity, in a social examination of the challenges of family life in the face of violence. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.