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Just My Luck (2016)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : Made available through hoopla, 2016
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 06 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9780062417916 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 0062417916 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book),
Language:  English


Read by Kirby Heyborne

Critically acclaimed author Cammie McGovern's middle grade debut is a powerful and heartwarming story that will appeal to readers who loved R. J. Palacio's Wonder, Ann M. Martin's Rain Reign, and Holly Sloan's Counting by 7s. Fourth grade is not going at all how Benny Barrows hoped. He hasn't found a new best friend. He's still not a great bike rider - even though his brother George, who's autistic, can do tricks. And worst of all, he worries his dad's recent accident might be all his fault. Benny tries to take his mom's advice and focus on helping others, and to take things one step at a time. But when his dad ends up in the hospital again, Benny doesn't know how he and his family will overcome all the bad luck that life seems to have thrown their way. Just My Luck is a deeply moving and rewarding novel about a down-on-his-luck boy whose caring heart ultimately helps him find the strength to cope with tragedy and realize how much he truly has to offer his friends and family

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Boys -- Juvenile fiction
Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction
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Additional Credits:
Heyborne, Kirby, narrator
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