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5 edition of We"re Not Kids Anymore found in the catalog.

We"re Not Kids Anymore

Common Threads of Urban Youth

by Grand Street Settlement

  • 98 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7559930M
ISBN 100595393020
ISBN 109780595393022

  A graphic novel but not a comic, a documentary disguised as a picture book, the words of a tale told mostly through pictures that can be understood in any language. It’s a format you haven’t seen before, telling the story of an immigrant’s arrival to a new city.


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