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The death of Jayson Porter

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Published by Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child abuse -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Substance abuse -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Emotional problems -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Suicide -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Novels in verse,
  • Child abuse -- Fiction,
  • Substance abuse -- Fiction,
  • Emotional problems -- Fiction,
  • Suicide -- Fiction,
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction,
  • Novels in verse

  • About the Edition

    In the Florida projects, sixteen-year-old Jayson struggles with the harsh realities of his life which include an abusive mother, a drug-addicted father, and not fitting in at his predominately white school, and bring him to the brink of suicide.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jaime Adoff.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.5.A36 De 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p. ;
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18595043M
    ISBN 101423106911
    ISBN 109781423106913
    LC Control Number2007022548

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The book The Death of Jayson Porter is a book about sixteen year-old Jayson Porter who has an abusive mother who is a prostitute and a drunk. Jayson and his friend Trax live in the inland Florida projects; Jayson finds it extremely hard to fit in at his basically all white school, while he is struggling to get through school he is somehow /5(9).

The Death of Jayson Porter is an amazing, emotional, and sincere novel. It's the type of book you have to read for yourself to fully process and enjoy, with the use of italicizing, bold letters, and the often poetic form of writing that helps bring you in and relate to Jayson/5(5).

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Sixteen-year-old Jayson Porter wants to believe things will get better. But the harsh realities of his life never seem to change. Living in the inland-Florida projects with his abusive mother, he tries unsuccessfully to fit in at his predominately white school, while struggling to maintain even a thread of a relationship with his drug-addicted father.

Sixteen-year-old Jayson Porter wants to believe things will get better. But the harsh realities of his life never seem to change. Living in the inland-Florida projects with his abusive mother, he tries unsuccessfully to fit in at his predominately white school, while struggling to maintain even a thread of a relationship with his drug-addicted father.

Author Jaime Adoff takes readers deep into the troubled mind of Jayson Porter. His sometimes sparse and always brutally honest voice reveals the heartbreak and trauma that make up Jayson's young life. Although, he dreams of death and does make an attempt, there is still hope left for Jayson if he chooses to work hard enough to hang on to it.

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Adoff, Jaime The Death of Jayson Porter, p. Hyperion, Language - R (+ swears, including 20+ "f's"); Sexual Content - PG; Violence - PG (abuse). Jayson Porter has a love-hate relationship with his mother and a love-hate relationship with life.

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