Library Ed. Recorded Books 2003
CS ISBN 1402555822 $28.00 Three cassettes
CD ISBN 1402566093 $39.00/ $9.50(R) Four CDs
Twelve-year-old David has family problems. He suspects that his brother is a junkie. His mother feels the strain of trying to create a community shelter for the homeless in the face of opposition, including some in her own home from David's mentally unstable father. David's summer is complicated further by the mysterious Mr. Moses, who teaches David about the power of dreams. Peter Francis James does a great job portraying an African-American adolescent. His voice is rich, reflective, and melodic. The music at the end of each tape side adds a touch of ambience. Myers and James give listeners a treat--straight from 145th Street. J.M.S.
(c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/ MAR 04]