Gary Paulsen's funny follow-up to "Lawn Boy" is full of big surprises and big laughs. Lawn Boy says: The summer I was twelve, mowing lawns with Grandpa's old riding mower turned into big business. With advice from Arnold the stockbroker, I learned all about making money. Six weeks and hundred of thousands of dollars later, life got more complicated. You see, the prizefighter I sponsor, Joey Pow, won a big fight. And a TV interview made me famous. As Arnold says, "Capitalism plus publicity equals monster commerce." Even my best friends wanted a piece of the action. Meanwhile, some scary guys showed up at Joey's gym. . . . "From the Hardcover edition."
Gary Paulsen is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people. His most recent books are "Lawn Boy, The Amazing Life of Birds, ""Mudshark, "and "Woods Runner." "From the Hardcover edition."