Crazy Loco: Stories About Growing Up Chicano in Southern Texas
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Crazy Loco: Stories About Growing Up Chicano in Southern Texas

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Meet Loco, a dog with a passion for firecrackers. And Pedro, an altar boy forced to learn a hard lesson from two of the toughest, oldest men ever to serve the Lord. Jordan and Todd are two boys from California who don't know what they're in for when they push their Texas cousins a little too far. Loosely based on the author's own childhood in south Texas, this story collec...more
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Published December 1st 2003 by Tandem Library
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Aliza Rivera

I've heard David Rice read a few of the stories in this collection back in South Texas at different venues and was amazed at how much his writing had matured since his first book (Give the Pig a Chance--another fine book in its own right). A side note to anyone with an opportunity to experience Rice's presentations--take the chance, go out of your way if you have to, but do listen to him. Back to the book: I was so looking forward to Crazy Loco, and when I got my copy, I got right to it. Dropped...more
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i read this book in my ELD class. There are funny chapters in this book.
It couldn't hold my interest.
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