Drums, girls, & dangerous pie

Jordan Sonnenblick.

Thirteen-year-old Steven has a totally normal life: he plays drums in the All-Star Jazz band, has a crush on the hottest girl in the school, and is constantly annoyed by his five-year-old brother, Jeffrey. But when Jeffrey is diagnosed with leukemia, Steven's world is turned upside down. He is forced to deal with his brother's illness and his parents' attempts to keep the family in one piece. Salted with humor and peppered with devastating realities, DRUMS, GIRLS, AND DANGEROUS PIE is a heartwarming journey through a year in the life of a family in crisis.


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Betsy SchroederPosted July 1, 2009

It's a funny, witty, yet heart-rending and warm coming-of-age story that puts you inside the head of thirteen-year old Jeffrey, a high school student, who seems just like any other kid. He loves to play drums, has a crush on the hottest girl in schoo...

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