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By Al B. Beard

ISBN-10: 1545485135

ISBN-13: 9781545485132

The Heights lies among Martinsville and Collinsville, Virginia. Technically a Martinsville local, the Heights turns out to belong to neither city, not less than so far as younger Jim Stevens is worried. For Jim, the Heights is simply a part of a coarse manufacturing facility city with little going for it.

Despite reliable acquaintances and a loving kinfolk, Jim is familiar with he wishes out. at the streets of the Heights, a kid’s reputation—and safety—is merely pretty much as good as his fists. Jim has visible teenagers within the 6th grade struggle their manner into the emergency room, and one child is an animal torturer and straight-up pyromaniac. No, the Heights isn't really the place Jim plans to spend his life.

While plotting his get away, Jim lives a mystery lifestyles full of flights of mind's eye and adolescence experience whereas round him, the main occasions of the Fifties and Nineteen Sixties spread. And whilst a chance to flee the Heights provides itself, Jim is keen to take it, no matter if it isn’t remotely felony.

Based at the author’s personal early life, The Heights tells the story of a tender guy so determined for whatever extra he doesn’t observe what he has, till it's too late.

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