Novio Boy: A Play

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Harcourt Brace & Company, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 78 pages
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Ninth-grade Rudy has asked eleventh-grade Patricia out on a date, and to his amazement she has agreed. Now Rudy has to come up with the money, the poise, and the conversation to carry it off. This one-act play, by turns heartwarming and heart-wrenching, follows Rudy from his desperate search for guidance from family and friends through the hilarities of the date itself, all the way to its successful conclusion. "To present a new kind of coming-of-age story, a play is the way."--American Bookseller

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User Review  - Juleissy - Goodreads

I think that is a nice book and is about a boy that live this girl that is in the 11 grade . Read full review

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User Review  - Tanay - Goodreads

This book is about one boy that are in ninth grade, her name is Gary and he look for a girl, of the eleventh grade and her name is patricia . and Rudy ask a looking for a date , and she say yes , and ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

GARY SOTO's first book for young readers, Baseball in April and Other Stories, won the California Library Association's Beatty Award and was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He has since published many novels, short story collections, plays, and volumes of poetry. He lives in Berkeley, California.

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