Barely Missing Everything

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Barely Missing Everything

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May 2019

ISBN: 9781534404458

Juan has plans. He 's going to get out of El Paso, Texas, on a basketball scholarship and make something of himself --or at least find something better than his mom Fabi 's cruddy apartment, her string of loser boyfriends, and a dead dad. Basketball is going to be his ticket out, his ticket up. He just needs to make it happen.
His best friend JD has plans, too. He 's going to be a filmmaker one day, like Quinten Tarantino or Guillermo del Toro (NOT Steven Spielberg). He 's got a camera and he 's got passion --what else could he need?
Fabi doesn 't have a plan anymore. When you get pregnant at sixteen and have been stuck bartending to make ends meet for the past seventeen years, you realize plans don 't always pan out, and that there some things you just can 't plan for ...

 
  • ISBN: 9781534404458
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy
    Page Count: 320
    Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
    Genre: Fic
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