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A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich
A Hero Ain't Nothin' but a Sandwich by
Publication Date: 1977-11-01
Benjie's life in Harlem, told from many viewpoints, involves drugs and rejection.
Publication Date: 2004-10-01
Kristina Snow is the perfect daughter, but she meets a boy who introduces her to drugs and becomes a very different person, struggling to control her life and her mind
What are Drugs?
What Are Drugs? by
Publication Date: 1991-01-01
Examines, in simple text and illustrations, what drugs are, what they can do to your body, and the problems of drug addiction.
Publication Date: 2008-10-01
An African-American boy nicknamed Bird uses drawing as a creative outlet as he struggles to make sense of his grandfather's death and his brother's decline into drug addiction. Told with spare grace, Bird is a touching look at how a young boy copes with real-life troubles. Readers will be heartened by Bird's quiet resilience and moved by the healing power of paper and pencil. Winner of Lee & Low's New Voices Award.
Tuned Out by
Publication Date: 1968-10-01
A boy discovers that his older brother, whom he worships, is heavily into drugs.