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By Stephen Klein

Ted Johnson, a small city child transforming into up within the Southeast suburbs of Portland, Oregon. He isn’t that well known at school, taken care of otherwise from the opposite young children, and never that solid at activities, even supposing he desires to be. Frank Burnett, a child from the south, Jacksonville, Mississippi, who simply moved to Portland to cool down along with his mom and more youthful brother. He’s nice at activities, desirous to meet new pals, and encountered racism the place he got here from.
They either meet in the future in the course of a Walk-A-Thon, an afternoon lengthy charity occasion the place humans stroll to elevate cash for an outstanding reason. As Ted and Frank stroll, they begin sharing changes, evaluating how each one has it worse than the opposite. in the course of the stroll, they begin to achieve whereas they've got adjustments, additionally they proportion much in universal. and during the stroll, a potential friendship develops.
Only this friendship is threatened through a mystery Frank has stored and a string of robberies to neighborhood companies within the Portland zone that has the Police division suspicious and on area. those worlds collide in the course of the day-long stroll. just for Ted and Frank, the stroll becomes working; working for his or her lives. to outlive, either needs to construct belief, confront prejudice, care for their internal fears, and neither Frank nor Ted is aware the way it will finish.

Frankly conversing takes the subject of prejudices and stereotypes, be it black or white, African American or Caucasian, and in addition confronts bullying head on. An inspirational booklet the place friendships and secrets and techniques problem those obstacles.

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