Five flavors of dumb (2010) is a delightful young adult novel by antony john it was published by speak/penguin group she’s about to discover her own inner rock star the challenge: piper has one month to get a paying gig for dumb – the hottest new rock band in school. Five flavors of dumb / eighteen-year-old piper becomes the manager for her classmates' popular rock band, called dumb, giving her the chance to prove her capabilities to her parents and others, if only she can get the band members to get along. Five flavors of dumb by antony john 68 reviews launch sample antony john (antonyjohnnet) is a stay-at-home dad who writes by night - the only job that allows him to wear his favorite pair of sweatpants all the time he lives with his family in st louis, missouri.
Five flavors of dumb 57 likes piper has one month to get a paying gig for dumb—the new rock band in school. Five flavors of dumb [antony john] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers piper is a seventeen-year-old high school senior, and she's just been challenged to get her school's super-popular rock band. In five flavors of dumb by antony john, piper vaughan becomes the manager of the hard rock band dumb without much warning she soon realizes that managing a band is complicated, but she does some hard thinking and research to help her out.
Winner of the schneider book awardthe award-winning author of the elemental series delivers a rock-and-roll novel that lauren myracle called raw, fresh, funny, and authentic the challenge: eighteen-year-old piper has one month to get her high s. Free download or read online five flavors of dumb pdf (epub) book the first edition of this novel was published in november 11th 2010, and was written by antony john. Antony john’s novel would more appropriately be called five flavors of awesome this rocking good book will make you want to jump up and cheer, for wonderful characters, great narration, and an absorbing and uplifting tale. Antony john was born in england and raised on a balanced diet of fish and chips, obscure british comedies, and abba's greatest hits in a fit of teenage rebellion, he decided to pursue a career in classical music, culminating in a ba from oxford university and a phd from duke university. Five flavors of dumb was chosen to receive this year’s schneider family award for its artistic expression of a disability experience for an adolescent antony’s book respectfully and humorously portrays aspects of being a deaf teen in today’s world, dealing with family, friends and every other imaginable situation with the dignity it.
This entry was posted in book reviews and tagged antony john, band, character development, coming-of-age, contemporary, deaf, deaf culture, five flavors of dumb, music, realistic, seattle bookmark the permalink. The challenge: piper has one month to get the rock band dumb a paying gig the deal: if she does it, piper will become the band's manager and get her share of t. Piper can't hear dumb's music, but with growing self-confidence, a budding romance, and a new understanding of the decision her family made to buy a cochlear implant for her deaf baby sister, she discovers her own inner rock star and what it truly means to be a flavor of dumb.
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