My bookreport is on Ifunny
The middle of the story
The bad part about being adopted in that family is his adoptive brother is his bully. His other uncle named Frankie owns a diner and Jamie (which is the one this whole story is about) usually works there after school. He tells jokes to the costumers and they laugh hard.
The end of the story
Uncle Frankie tells him about a contest called the Long Island Funniest Kid Comic. Jamie has doesn't feel like he could do it he thinks he's gonna choke. He got enough courage to do it anyway. He wins the contest.