Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie - What happens when you are a teenager and your pesky little brother is diagnosed with leukemia? In this funny/sad book, you will learn about 13-year old Steven who learns how to rise to the occasion. Jordan Sonnenblick based his novel on the real life experience of one of his former middle school students. This book was chosen by middle school students across the state of Maryland as the winner of the 2008 Black-eyed Susan Book Award.
Recommended by: Ellen Levine, Librarian, Maryland USA