Black and white paul volponi full book
Black and White
This idea was to jump people on the street and hold them gunpoint until they would give Marcus and Eddie their money. He has a sister named Rose, and a mom. Send your email To. Eddie has a lot to loose because he has just taken a scholarship to go play basketball at St?But once they get caught, their storybook friendship faces a new kind of reality. Shop Teen Books. Mar 29, Edgar Penaloza rated it liked it. Will Marcus speak up or not.
Eddie and Marcus are the two main characters in this story. Published November 2nd by Speak first published May 5th This book is sports fiction that keeps you engaged the whole time. Black and White shows the ups and downs in an unbreakable friendship.
Summer Program Reviews College Reviews. Your Comments. Both Eddie and Marcus have college dreams but is all thrown down the drain by on incident. Eddie- "After Marcus left, or at least tell everyone the truth.
Not because he was white. Sign up for one! Average Review. The book closes with Eddie and Marcus playing basketball one on one, one last time before Marcus goes off to prison.
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They held up three people and Eddie accedentally shot the third ful and he lived but he recognized Marcus and not Eddie because the man was a bus driver and Marcus sometimes rode his bus. To the parent it may seem like no big deal but when you say little things like that it makes us feel good even if we dont want to admit to it. Previous Next. Stars of their school basketball team, they are true leaders who look past the stereotypes and come out on top!
Marcus does go to jail due to the fact that he was there and someone recognized him but this book is a really good book and unfair. Black and White is the story of two high school athletes. The main characters are Eddie White and Marcus Black. Both play football and basketball and are very good at both. They are the stars of the basketball team and hope to continue to play in college. Marcus and Eddie are nicknamed Black and White because of their skin color. Marcus and Eddie rob people to get money but one stickup goes horribly wrong and Eddie shoots the man.
Young Adult. Marcus is no longer allowed to participate on the team and they end up loosing in the first round dhite the playoffs! Thanks for telling us about the problem. Don't have an account.
I really enjoyed this YA novel about two friends, one black and one white? This book is very inspirational not only to kids that play basketball but volloni has many lessons about family and friendship. I found it interesting that the basketball stars made illegal choices that made a huge impact in their lives. In this book Black and White by Paul Volponi two best friends Eddie Russo and Marcus Brown get into lots of trouble with the police because they both live in poverty and need money for basketball game shoes that everyone on the team is getting?