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- By: Daniel Kraus
- Narrated by: Kirby Heyborne
- Length: 16 hrs and 23 mins
Grave-robbing. What kind of monster would do such a thing? It's true that Leonardo da Vinci did it, Shakespeare wrote about it, and the resurrection men of 19th-century Scotland practically made it an art. But none of this matters to Joey Crouch, a 16-year-old straight-A student living in Chicago with his single mom. For the most part, Joey's life is about playing the trumpet and avoiding the daily humiliations of high school. Everything changes when Joey's mother dies in a tragic accident and he is sent to rural Iowa to live with the father he has never known....
Not Rotten At All!
- By Tracy on 04-13-11
slow build. interesting in the end.
The plot takes some time to move. There is too much highschool and I was worried it would stay that way throughout. It becomes more interesting as you go, and in a way the second half is too fast just as the first was too slow.