A shy, unpopular fourteen-year-old, taunted and bullied by his classmates for years, is excited and grateful when an exchange teacher from Germany takes an interest in his scientific abilities and he begins to blossom for the first time in his life, although he begins to feel increasingly uneasy when his teacher expects total dedication to science to the exclusion of family and friends.
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Wardy Spinks is a fourteen-year-old bully magnet with aspirations of becoming a scientist, but low self-esteem fixes his eyes on his oppressors and not on his dreams. After a candid conversation with ... Read full review