Henry aBiggiea Abbott is the son of one of Finch, Iowaas most famous athletes. His father was a baseball legend and his step-dad is a close second. At an obese 300+ pounds though, Biggie himself prefers classroom success to sports. As a perfectionist, he doesnat understand why someone would be happy getting two hits in five trips to the plate. aForty percent, thatas an F in any class, a he would say. As Biggieas junior year begins, the girl of his dreams, Annabelle Rivers, starts to flirt with him. Hundreds of people have told him to follow in his dadas footsteps and play ball, but Annabelle might be the one to actually convince him to try. What happens when a boy who has spent his life since fourth grade trying to remain invisible is suddenly thrust into the harsh glare of the high school spotlight?I climb out of bed and lurch into thebathroom. ... Myeyes getonly asliver of space between my eyelidsto find Mom and Lasersitting inthe living room. ... I try tomakeout how fast Ia#39;m walking, so I can then figure out how long the walk will last.
|Author||:||Derek E. Sullivan|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2015-03-03|