We Beat the Street: How a Friendship Pact Led to Success
We Beat the Street How a Friendship Pact Led to Success Author:Sampson Davis, George Jenkins, Rameck Hunt, Sharon Draper Growing up on the rough streets of Newark, New Jersey, Rameck, George, and Sampson could easily have followed their childhood friends into drug dealing, gangs, and prison. But when a presentation at their school made the three boys aware of the opportunities available to them in the medical and dental professions, they made a pact among themselv... more »es that they would become doctors. It took a lot of determinationand a lot of support from one anotherbut despite all the hardships along the way, the three succeeded. Retold with the help of an award-winning author, this younger adaptation of the adult hit novel The Pact is a hard-hitting, powerful, and inspirational book that will speak to young readers everywhere.« less
We read this book as our bed time family reading and everyone loved it. It through the writers' hard ship in lives and determent, lives is better. Sometimes is not about making choices and sometimes it is. My younger son especially was touched by this book, he said.