Burn Baby BurnBook - 2016
Nora Lopez is seventeen during the summer of 1977, when New York is besieged by arson, a massive blackout, and a serial killer named Son of Sam. Meg Media transports us to a time when tempers and temperatures ran high to share the story of a young woman who discovers that the greatest dangers are often closer than we like to admit.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2016
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: YA MEDINA
Characteristics: 310 pages ; 22 cm
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Seventeen-year old Nora Lopez finds love and danger in her 1977 New York neighborhood as the city suffers from the effects of arson, blackouts, and a serial killer known as Son of Sam.
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