Lawn Boy Returns
By Gary Paulsen
Wendy Lamb Books, 2010. 101 pgs. Young Adult
Having expanded his summer lawn mowing job into an ever-growing business conglomerate, a twelve-year-old boy gets involved in high finance thanks to his hippie stockbroker, takes on sponsorship of a boxer, and becomes a media sensation.
Lawn Boy’s adventures continue in the follow up to Lawn Boy. He faces trouble when his friends and random strangers want a piece of his fortune. His business partners increase daily and he’s feeling worn out. Will Lawn Boy survive this epic summer?