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- Families can talk about the race, class, and gender themes. How do the racial and class differences among passengers resonate with you?
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- Author: Matt de la Peña
- Genre: Adventure
- Topics: Adventures, Friendship
- Book type: Fiction
- Publisher: Delacorte Press
- Publication date: November 12, 2013
- Publisher's recommended age(s): 14 - 17
- Number of pages: 320
- Available on: Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, iBooks, Kindle
- Award: ALA Best and Notable Books
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