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Orca Book Publishers, Apr 1, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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Jojo's back, released from jail, and people are tense and afraid all over again. They wonder if his friends will start showing up again. They wonder if they'll be walking down the street one day and they'll run into Jojo and Jojo will give them attitude or shove them around, just for fun. Jojo's friends have a way of making it hard -- really hard -- on people who decide to press charges against Jojo. Those people just wish Jojo would go away and never come back. Then there are the people who have hate in their hearts. These people wish something bad would happen to Jojo. Something really bad. Ardell Withrow is one of those people.

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User Review  - Angie.Patterson - LibraryThing

McClintock, Norah. Back. Custer, WA: Orca Book Publishers, 2009. Characters: the narrator (remains nameless throughout the story); Jojo; Shana; Ardell; Jojo’s mother; Ardell’s mother and father ... Read full review

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User Review  - ShouldIReadIt - LibraryThing

I read the Spanish language version, "El Regreso," published in 2011. This Spanish translation of a novel originally written in English accurately portrays how continuous thoughts of revenge, along ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Norah McClintock's fascinating mysteries are hard to put down. She is a five-time winner of the Crime Writers of Canada's Arthur Ellis Award for Best Juvenile Crime Novel. Although Norah is a freelance editor, she still manages to write at least one novel a year. Norah grew up in Montreal, Quebec, and now lives with her family in Toronto, Ontario. This is her eleventh book with Orca.

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