If I Ever Get Out Of Here

If I Ever Get Out Of Here by Eric Gansworth

If I Ever Get Out Of Here

  • Paperback
  • Arthur A. Levine Books (2015)
  • SKU: 9780545417310
Regular price $10.99
/

"A heart-healing, mocs-on-the-ground story of music, family and friendship." — Cynthia Leitich Smith

Lewis "Shoe" Blake is used to the joys and difficulties of life on the Tuscarora Indian reservation in 1975: the joking, the Fireball games, the snow blowing through his roof. What he's not used to is white people being nice to him — people like George Haddonfield, whose family recently moved to town with the Air Force. As the boys connect through their mutual passion for music, especially the Beatles, Lewis has to lie more and more to hide the reality of his family's poverty from George. He also has to deal with the vicious Evan Reininger, who makes Lewis the special target of his wrath. But when everyone else is on Evan's side, how can he be defeated? And if George finds out the truth about Lewis's home — will he still be his friend?

Acclaimed adult author Eric Gansworth makes his YA debut with this wry and powerful novel about friendship, memory, and the joy of rock 'n' roll.

More from Music
Still This Love Goes On by Buffy Sainte-Marie & Julie Flett
Still This Love Goes On
Buffy Sainte-Marie
$18.95
Hiawatha and the Peacemaker by Robbie Robertson and David Shannon
Hiawatha and the Peacemaker
Robbie Robertson
$19.95
Biindigen! Original Ojibwe Language Songs by Percy Ningewance, Rebecca Chartrand, Fiona Muldrew
Biindigen! Original Ojibwe Language Songs
Percy Ningewance et al.
$15.00
The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being  edited by Nancy Van Styvendale et al.
The Arts of Indigenous Health and Well-Being
Nancy Van Styvendale et al.
$27.95
Redbone: The True Story of a Native American Rock Band by Christian Staebler, Sonia Paolini, & Thibault Balahy
Redbone: The True Story of a Native American Rock Band
Christian Staebler et al.
$19.99
Let's Sing Children Songs in Ojibwe / Online Shop / Birchbark Books & Native Arts
Let's Sing Children Songs in Ojibwe: Nagamodaa Ojibwemong Abinoojiinh-Nagamonan
Rick Gresczyk
$18.00
Recently viewed