Drums, Girls and Dangerous Pie

Drums, Girls and Dangerous Pie

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Key Features


A brave and beautiful story that will make readers laugh and break their hearts at the same time.

Thirteen-year-old Steven has a totally normal life: he plays drums in the All-Star Jazz band, has a crush on the hottest girl in the school, and is constantly annoyed by his five-year-old brother, Jeffrey. But when Jeffrey is diagnosed with leukemia, Steven's world is turned upside down. He is forced to deal with his brother's illness and his parents' attempts to keep the family in one piece. Salted with humor and peppered with devastating realities, DRUMS, GIRLS, AND DANGEROUS PIE is a heartwarming journey through a year in the life of a family in crisis.


Jordan Sonnenblick is the author of the acclaimed DRUMS, GIRLS, and DANGEROUS PIE, NOTES FROM THE MIDNIGHT DRIVER, ZEN AND THE ART OF FAKING IT, and AFTER EVER AFTER. He lives in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with his wife and two children.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780545722865
  • Format: Paperback Book
  • Ages: 12 and up
  • Grades: 7 - 8
  • Genre:
    Realistic Fiction
  • Pages: 304
  • Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
  • Manufacturer: Scholastic Inc.
  • Weight (lbs): .54000
  • Dimensions: .66000 x 5.20000 x 8.00000
  • Lexile® Measure: 940L
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level Y
  • DRA Level: 60
  • ACR Level: 5.9
  • Language: English

Drums, Girls and Dangerous Pie

Paperback Book


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