Becoming BeatrizBook - 2019
"In 1984 Newark, Beatriz Mendez navigates romance, gang culture, and her family's past. After her gang-leader brother is killed, Beatriz gives up her dreams of dancing in order to run the gang. But her eyes are reopened to her dream of a career in dance when the school brainiac asks her to compete in a dance competition with him--but will the gang let her go?"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Watertown, Mass. : Charlesbridge, 
Characteristics: 260 pages ; 22 cm