Always Running
  • Author : Luis J. Rodriguez
  • Release Date : 06 July 1999
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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  • ISBN 13 : 0613013239
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Book Description: A former L.A. gang member describes his experiences in that world, recounting the sense of security and power found in a gang and the grim reality of violence and poverty

Always Running

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