Freaky Fast Frankie Joe

2013-2014 BOB Book

What is this Book About?

When twelve-year-old Frankie Joe's mother is sent to jail, he is uprooted from his home in Texas to live with the father he has never met, his father's wife, and his father's four "legitimate" sons. Frankie Joe is miserable. Trying to adjust to his blended family proves too much to bear, so Frankie Joe hatches a plot to escape on his bike back home to Texas. For that he needs money, and so Frankie Joe's Freaky Fast Delivery Service is born. His deliveries win new friends for Frankie Joe, a place in the rural .


Who can participate in the BOB Program?

Students in 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade are eligible for the competition.