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One Where the Kid Nearly Jumps to His Death


Author: Hershey  Mary
Publisher: Penguin
Subject/Category: 7-12
Year Reviewed:: 2008
ISBN: 9781595141507
Review: Alastair is a teen with a prosthetic leg and an attitude: he's determined to make his own jokes about his disability, but a summer visiting his father in California is challenging his sense of humor. Stump struggles with the hostility and anger he feels toward his dad whom he blames for the accident that left him handicapped.

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