Hurricane Song (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jun 12, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 160 pages
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When Miles?s mother remarries, Miles decides to move to New Orleans to be with his father. But he and his father are very different?Miles?s dad lives for jazz, while Miles?s first love is football. Then Hurricane Katrina hits, and the two must seek refuge in the Superdome. What would normally be a dream come true for a football fan, this safe haven turns into a nightmare when the power fails and gangs take over. And when his father decides to rebel, Miles must make a choice that will alter their relationship? and their lives?forever.


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User Review  - Mike Church - Goodreads

Hurricane song Paul Volponi wrote hurricane song after the hurricane tragedy in New Orleans. The book tells the story of a high school teenager growing up in a divorced family who went to go live with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Serena Ramirez - Goodreads

Hurricane Song is a realistic fiction book.This book is amazing because you get to read and eventually understand what Miles had to go threw while he was in the superdome. Miles just moved in with his ... Read full review

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Paul Volponi is the author of the critically acclaimed young adult novel Black & White. From 1992 to 1998, he taught adolescents on Rikers Island in New York City to read and write. Mr. Volponi worked at a day treatment center like Daytop teaching students and helping them prepare for the GED. Mr. Volponi lives in New York City.