Standing Against the Wind
By: Traci L. Jones
Monty Freeman- a teenage boy, his in a gang, inside he's smart, caring, troublemaker
"Girl, we ain't rich" p.111 Some children thing that guardians or parents have money but most of the time they don't.
"In the pictures she had of her, her mother had simply looked pretty, but in person she was beautiful." p. 130-131 Never judge someone into you meet them in person.