Title Profile & Character Information

Blood Is Thicker

Annotation
Welcome to Bluford High. This widely acclaimed teen series set in an urban high school features engaging, accessible writing and appealing, contemporary storylines.

Hakeem Randall can't take it anymore. First he learns that his father is sick and that his parents can no longer afford their home. Then he finds out he has to leave his friends at Bluford High and move in with his uncle in faraway Detroit--where he has to share a bedroom with his moody, secretive cousin Savon. Once childhood friends, he and Savon have since grown apart--and they're headed for a confrontation that promises to change their lives forever.


Characters
NameRandall, Hakeem
GenderMale
OccupationStudent
TraitAfrican American

GenreFiction
Juvenile
Multiculturalism
TopicsAfrican Americans
Moving
School
Cousins
High school students
SettingMichigan


Series
  Bluford high
1Lost and found
2A Matter of trust
3Secrets in the shadows
4Someone to love me
5The Bully
6The Gun
7Until we meet again
8Blood is thicker
9Brothers in arms
10Summer of secrets
11The Fallen
12Shattered
13Search for safety