Have you read this book? Write a review
Billy's First Dance
Thirteen-year-old Junie wants desperately to be a writer. Her younger brother Billy is confined to a wheelchair and wishes he could dance. Their quirky family provides love in this coming of age and special needs novella.
5.5'' x 8.5''
, 78 pages
JUVENILE FICTION / General
Click Here for a SNEAK
PEEK of this book.
Thirteen-year-old Junie dreams of becoming a writer. Her youngest brother, Billy, afflicted with Spina Bifida and confined to a wheelchair, dreams of dancing. Their quirky but loving family finds a way to stay together.
Set in the southeast in the 1970s, Billy’s First Dance unfolds with attention to family bonds, special needs and coming of age. Junie wants desperately to become a writer but must deal with the unusual circumstances of her family. She and her three half siblings live with their grandmother and aunt, and none of the children know where their mother is.
and share your thoughts with other customers!