The one o'clock chop

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Publisher:
H. Holt,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Language:
English
Description
It's the summer of 1973 and fourteen year old Matt spends his days working on a boat as a clam digger to earn extra money. His nights are another story--he spends time with his free-spirited cousin Jazzy who is visiting from Hawaii (and just happens to be beautiful). Matt can't deny that his affection for Jazzy moves beyond a crush, and everyone knows you can't fall in love with your cousin. Just when Matt decides to act on his feelings, Jazzy does something that changes everything between them.Like the one o'clock chop--the strong breeze that blows across the Long Island Sound--Matt's summer proves to be as inevitable as a force of nature. Told with pitch-perfect angst and realism, Ralph Fletcher tells a gripping story of a teenager's life-altering summer.
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ISBN:
9780805081435
9781428757028
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 3.8, 5 Points
Lexile Score:
620
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subject_facet New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, New York (State) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, New York (State) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction
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title The one o'clock chop
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