and his amigo Mando are looking for adventure as they hit the road on a
leisurely bike trip from their East LA neighborhood to the beach in Santa
Monica during summer vacation.
just set out when the fun begins, as Hector literally stumbles into a starring
role in a TV commercial. Then he turns out to be the one-millionth fan at a
Dodger game—and is escorted to a private box and treated like a VIP! Before
arriving at the beach, the boys record a rap song, paint a mural, and have a
good laugh pretending to be wax figures at the Hollywood Wax Museum. But it’s
the people they encounter along the way who make the trip special—from nerdy
cousin Bentley (whom they teach to be cool); to a girl who wants to be an
Olympic star and lives in a Beverly Hills mansion complete with two tennis
courts and three swimming pools; to Mando’s streetwise cousin, Puppet.
sequel to the highly praised Crazy
Weekend, popular author Gary Soto combines warmth and humor in a lively
story of friendship and family. Download and start listening now!