We Were Here

By Matt de la Peña
Publisher Delacorte Imprint Delacorte ISBN


Awards and Honors ALA Best Books for Young Adults 2010; ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers 2010

We Were Here

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Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Drug Use/Abuse,Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Underage Use,Language: Strong Language,Sexual Content: Mild Sexual Content/Themes,Violence: Mild Violence

After his conviction, Miguel is sentenced to live in a group home. There he meets Mong, a wild-eyed boy who convinces him to flee to Mexico with him. Miguel's kindhearted, slow-witted roommate, Rondell, joins them, and they hit the road, dreaming of freedom. But Miguel has a dark secret-one that he can't escape, no matter where he runs. Library edition with trade jacket added.
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