Series Name: Urban Underground-Harriet Tubman High Series
Theme: Hi-Lo, High school, neighborhoods, family, loyalty, friendship, urban teen fiction, anger, displacement, hard luck, bitterness, shyness, resentment, bad attitude, rejection, lack of parental involvement/supervision
Harriet Tubman HS - Denique thought that if she wasn't so messed up in her head, she'd sort of like Trevor. But it would just end badly. So she focused on school. She wanted to graduate and get a job. College was now out of the question. Her family lived in the projects. Denique had to get a job as soon as possible after high school. With her and her mother bringing in money, the family could move to a better, safer place.
Grade Level: Teen and YA
Approximate Grade-Level Equivalent for Series: 3.5
Lexile Level: HL600L