Author(s): James Patterson
Middle schooler Jamie Grimm has big dreams of being the best stand-up comic in the world - and he won't let the fact that he's in a wheelchair get in his way. After winning the New York state finals in the Planet's Funniest Kid Comic Contest, Jamie's off to Boston to compete in the national semi-finals. But when one of his best buddies runs into trouble at school and a sudden family health scare rears its head, Jamie has to put his comedic ambitions on hold and stand by the people he cares about. Can Jamie pass up the big competition for the sake of his friends and family?
The hilarious and brilliantly illustrated follow-up to I Funny
JAMES PATTERSON is one of the best-known and biggest-selling writers of all time. He is the author of the Maximum Ride, Witch & Wizard, Daniel X and Middle School novels. This is as well as writing three of the top detective series around - the Alex Cross, Women's Murder Club and Michael Bennett novels - and many other number one bestsellers including romance novels and stand-alone thrillers. He lives in Florida with his wife and son.James was inspired by his son, who was a reluctant reader, to write books specifically for young readers. James is a founding partner of Booktrust's Children's Reading Fund in the UK. In 2010, James Patterson was voted Author of the Year at the Children's Choice Book Awards in New York.