Ambrose And His Crazy Life
Word Nerd by Susin Nielsen
This is the story of a 12 year old boy named Ambrose, who is targeted at school by different kids, because his clothes are from value village, and he is somewhat a nerd. Ambrose is a bright kid, who just doesn't fit in, and lives with his single mom. After being bulled at school his mom decided that enough was enough and so she took him out and decided to homeschool him. Once home Ambrose becomes bored, so decides to be friends with another kid much older than him, Cosmo. Cosmo and Ambrose do have a lot in common, especially with the word game, Scrabble. This book is filled with action packed chapters, and shows how some families go through different and sometimes tough stages in life.