Homeboyz has 82 ratings and 23 reviews. Fleiry said: Homeboyz by Alan lawrence Sitomer is about a boy named teddy that feels angry about a homeboy killin. When his sister is shot and killed in a gangland drive-by shooting, Teddy plots revenge, and the tension of this gritty and violent story lies in just. Homeboyz (Hoopster) by Alan Lawrence Sitomer – book cover, description, publication history.
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You submitted the following rating and review. The Anderson family felt devastaded after they lost their baby girl at the hands of gang members. This book is a story of a year-old teen, whos nickname is Teddy, who has to live with the death of his sister, who lives in a generic ghetto. When this book started, and even as it progressed, I harbored a lot of hope for this book.
Hi iam a high school student and this book is the best book ever. It also ends in a way you wouldn’t expect. Anderson sinks into deep depression while Pops struggles to run both the lawrfnce and his declining laundry lawrencw.
I found this very interesting because I see a little bit of that in me. But to finish on a positive note the author really makes you care about the main character Teddy by showing all of his thoughts and feelings although he may not share those feelings with other characters.
It will captivate your full attention with its suspense and wanting to know what happens next. He is set free, but is put under house arrest and is enrolled in a probation program.
Homeboyz by Alan Lawrence Sitomer
He then spends time in a California juvenile prison waiting for a judge to hear his case. Return to Book Page. He then spends time in a California juvenile prison waiting for a judge to hear his case. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I also found that I like the way the author would explain the history a significance homebotz a certain event after it would happen.
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I never understood his motivation for creating the “Type II special services account. This made it a little lwarence to follow. Hardcoverpages.
It’s a hard process and nothing seems to be able to fix it other than getting revenge and doing to them as they did to the one you love.
He was really angry about his sisters death and would not stop thinking about it. Instead Teddy, is hunting down the gangsters that killed his little sister but ends up getting caught by local police in the middle of his act of revenge. Micah wants to be a gangster so Teddy has a hard time mentoring Homeboyz is a fiction novel written by Alan Lawrence Sitomer.
The situations push them together; however they just keep pushing each other away. He never seemed to learn any lesson.
But even though Teddy thinks he knows it all, he fails to see how Micahs desperate need for love and trust just might have the power not only to pierce all Teddys defenses, but to save his family You want a good book that keeps you up. Many families want revenge on the people who killed their loved ones others are scared.
I was attracted to this book because it’s fast going and shows you how everyday life is like for teenage minorities living in the struggles of poverty. The novel appealed to me in an emotional way because as the story moved along I began to sympathize with the young kids who were forced to grow up in gangs because they never had anyone to support them back at home.
Genea Dorsey rated it did not like it Sep 29, But even though Teddy thinks he knows it all, he fails to see how Micah’s desperate need for lawrenec and trust just might have the power not only to pierce all Teddy’s defenses, but to save his family.
Nov 07, Nicole O’Donnell rated it it was ok. But yeah I’ll definite recommend this book to anyone who’ll like to hlmeboyz it. Teddy’s entire neighborhood is overrun by gangsters and his sister, Tina, is killed in a crossfire.