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3 edition of Drive-by found in the catalog.

Drive-by

by Lynne Ewing

  • 370 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Inc. in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

Twelve-year-old Tito, while helping to care for his little sister, struggles to find his way during the aftermath of his brother"s death in a gang-related shooting.

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : HarperCollins Pub., c1996.

StatementLynne Ewing
The Physical Object
Pagination85 p. ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24349589M
ISBN 100439221579
ISBN 109780439221573
OCLC/WorldCa51522855

“Drive is the rare book that will get you to think and inspire you to act. Pink makes a strong, science-based case for rethinking motivation–and then provides the tools you need to transform your life.” -Dr. Mehmet Oz, co-author of YOU: The Owners Manual. Video & Media. Watch a video.   Review: Drive, by Daniel Pink. By Elizabeth Spiers The third part of the book is a toolkit which has the dual purpose of providing specific ways to implement the principles in the book in a.

Over the last couple of weeks I’ve been reading and enjoying Daniel Pink’s latest book, “Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us.” I received a review copy of “Drive.” But this is a book I would have purchased on my own because I like Daniel Pink for Author: Ivana Taylor.   Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink is one of those books that makes you wonder why we are having so much trouble getting over the command-and-control/face- time Author: Diane Danielson.

Drive By by Lynne Ewing “Jimmy always told me there were only two kinds of gang-bangers: Those who were dead and those who were going to die. Joining a gang doesn’t make sense to Jimmy ” Jimmy is dead now — gunned down in front of his little sister, Mina, and his brother, Tito. And Tito is left wondering: Was Jimmy in a gang after all? Get this from a library! Drive by. [Jim Carrington] -- Johnny and his friends have finished school for the summer. One sweltering day, on their way back from a water fight at the park, they spot an old lady who has wound them up by bursting their.


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She is the author of Drive-By, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers and a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age; Party Girl, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, an Amazon Editor's Choice, and a Teen People recommended read; and the bestselling Daughters of the Moon series, which was also an ALA Quick Pick /5(20).

Drive-By By: Lynne Ewing The book that Im reviewing is Drive-By the Lexile range is The main character is Timothy and Jimmy, the brother of Timothy's that died. Timothy has a brother and a sister. His sister's name is. Timothys sister is only 5, she really likes princesses (she wants to be one)/5.

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Learn about Author Central. Daniel H. Pink (Author) out of 5 stars 1, ratings/5(K). Jimmy was not in a gang. Twelve-year-old Tito was Drive-by book of it. But after his brother is killed in a drive-by shooting, Tito must find what the gangbangers want before the whole family dies. Drive By book.

Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When Johnny, Jake, Drac and Badger take the law into their own hands and g /5. “Human beings have an innate inner drive to be autonomous, self-determined, and connected to one another.

And when that drive is liberated, people achieve more and live richer lives.” “In the midst of play, many people enjoyed what Csikszentmihalyi called ‘autotelic experiences’—from the Greek auto (self) and telos (goal or purpose. Daniel Pink’s new book “Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us,” published by Riverhead, contains no mention of Herzberg, and that rings an alarm bell.

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us is the fourth non-fiction book by Daniel Pink. The book was published in by Riverhead Hardcover. It argues that human motivation is largely intrinsic, and that the aspects of this motivation can be divided into autonomy, mastery, and : Daniel H.

Pink. The book is easily on my top 5 books of all time but the movie was easily forgettable. James Woods was weird as the father.

The narration was off, it was just a lackluster movie. It didn't express the urgency of the book and it didn't match how ominous the book seemed. She is the author of Drive-By, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers and a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age; Party Girl, an ALA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, an Amazon Editor's Choice, and a Teen People recommended read; and the bestselling Daughters of the Moon series, which was also an ALA Quick Pick /5(12).

Ewing's first novel is grim, taut, and ultimately hopeful, with a satisfying ending that makes its point without belaboring it.

In the early pages, Tito's older brother, Jimmy, is killed in a gang-related drive-by shooting. This is only the beginning of Tito's family's troubles, for while they cope with their grief, the gang attacks their house repeatedly, forcing the family to : Lynne Ewing.

Thus begins Drive, the story of a man who works as a stunt driver by day and a getaway driver by night. He drives, that’s all—until he’s double-crossed.

Powerful and stylistically brilliant, Drive has been hailed by critics as the "perfect piece of noir fiction" (The New York Times Book Review) and an instant classic/5(38). For more go to If you like this summary, buy the book. Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates us By Daniel H Pink, the author of the best seller A Whole New Mind.

Riverhead Books: New York, NY, Summary by Douglas W. Green, EdD [email protected] 1 Sunday, Janu 1. Our book Drive-By Profits can teach you everything you need to know to get in your car and on your way in this exciting and growing field.

It’s the one-stop manual that has all the answers, and best of all, it’s presented in a fun, easy-to-read way that makes it an enjoyable—and don’t forget, worthwhile—read. The New York Times bestseller that gives readers a paradigm-shattering new way to think about motivation from the author of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing Most people believe that the best way to motivate is with rewards like money—the carrot-and-stick approach.

That's a mistake, says Daniel H. Pink (author of To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Motivating Others)/5(K). This is a book talk about Drive By written by Lynne Ewing by Kennedy, a student in The Reading Workshop.

Directed by Juan Frausto. With Rebecca Mayo, Mario Acosta, Leticia Andrade, Alfredo Ascencio. This film is based on a true story about gang life on the streets of Chicago. Ceasar, a young teen, seeks acceptance and membership into the Brotherhood, a gang lead by his older brother, Kiko.

Set on breaking the family gang cycle, Kiko fights to keep Ceasar away from a life of crime and violence 3/10(). Drive-By Book Review: The Happiness Project Scroll down ↓ It’s been a while since I’ve done my Drive-By Book Reviews, but one of my resolutions is to get back into sharing more of the books I’m reading with you guys in my special cut-to-the-chase Drive-By style.

"Drive is the rare book that will get you to think and inspire you to act. Pink makes a strong, science-based case for rethinking motivation--and then provides the tools you need to transform your life." (Dr. Mehmet Oz, co-author of YOU: The Owners Manual). For the 21st century, Daniel Pink recommends a full upgrade to the “third drive” or Motivationwhich is built on the assumption that, besides biological urges and extrinsic motivation, humans also have a desire to learn, to create, and to make the world a better place.

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