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Necessary Roughness Setting

Marie G. Lee
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The story begins in Los Angeles, California, where the Kim family must leave their familiar neighborhood and the only place the twins, Chan and Young, have known.

They travel across the country, crossing the symbolic and literal Continental (and cultural) Divide to get to their new home.

After growing up in the cultural diversity of Los Angeles, Chan and Young must adjust to the completely white, small-town Midwestern culture of Iron River, Minnesota. This is a town that values a statechampion football team enough to paint its accolades on the town's water tower.

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Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults
Necessary Roughness from Beacham's Encyclopedia of Popular Fiction and Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
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