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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (11 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Barbara Garland Polikoff Narrator: Ramon de Ocampo Publisher: Recorded Books Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Daunted by the hand he has been dealt, 12-year-old Horatio Tuckerman is having a tough time. Two years ago, his dad died of lung cancer. Embittered and anguished, Horatio's life has been a whirlwind of change since losing his best friend. A one-time city kid, Horatio now lives in a small Wisconsin town. His grandfather O.P. (the Old Professor) has moved in and taken over his bedroom. Even worse, his mother Evie, a dentist, is dating a guy nicknamed Pink Gums Paul.

Remarkably, with the help of O.P. and others, Horatio begins to see that he can get through rough times by accepting life on life's terms--realizing that life's a funny proposition, after all. Author Barbara Garland Polikoff invites young adults on a journey from grief to peace. Download and start listening now!


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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Arlene Allen | 7/7/2013

    " Ah...back before children...when I first started working in Youth Services....I read almost as much then as when I was a teenager. "

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    " A story of loss and moving on presented in a light and creative way for young readers. "

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