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(I.D.)
Spanish Ages 12+
Pages: 112
Themes: Identity theft
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: 01/Sep/2010
Fry Reading Level: 2
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Cuando Chris encuentra una billetera en la calle, trata enseguida de encontrar a su dueño y devolverla. A pesar de que está pasando por problemas en casa y en la escuela, quiere hacer lo correcto. Sin embargo, todo comienza a complicarse y parece que su vida entera se va a derrumbar, y es entonces cuando Chris de da cuenta de que el dueño de la billetera se parece mucho a él y tiene una vida por la que Chris darIa cualquier cosa. ¿Y si asumiera su identidad? ¿Qué pasaría si pudiera convertirse en otra persona?

When Chris finds a wallet on the street, he tries to return it to its owner. In trouble at home and at school, he is struggling to do the right thing. However, as circumstances slowly start unraveling and his whole life appears headed down the drain, Chris realizes that the person who owns the wallet looks a lot like him and has a life he would do almost anything for. What if he switched identities? What if he became someone else?

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"Most appropriate for reluctant native Spanish readers, it will appeal to those reluctant male readers. For students learning Spanish, these titles are appropriate for strong second year students and beyond."

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TriState YA Review Group Book of Note  | 2010 | Commended

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