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Aking music Andrew takes everyday noises and sights and creates music to match them on his harmonica Yolanda believes he is a prodigy a genius But she can t get anyone else to see it too When the family visits her aunt in Chicago they attend the great Blues music festival There Yolanda sees a chance for Andrew to be discovered Maybe then others will see his worthI enjoyed Andrew as a character and could really feel his struggles with reading How many kids are out there just like Andrew that can t nderstand the black suiggles on a paper as writing but when something like music is put in front of them it all becomes clear The parts about Andrew and the skate park with
THE DRUG DEALERS HELD MY INTEREST drug dealers held my interest made me anxious for him But then they dropped out of sight and that part felt nresolvedYolanda s character was bossy and annoying There were very few alities about her that were enjoyable to read about The only part that interested me with Yolanda
was her interest in the boy at the skate park but her interest in the boy at the skate park but was dropped in the middle of the book That almost made her likable I really only kept reading the whole book to
out what happens to AndrewThis was a Newbery honor book but as is the with many of the Newbery selections it was not a book that will interest most average kids It really felt like a book that was written so that teachers could push it onto kids as have to read not enjoy reading. Rew and she sets out to convince their mother and the world of Andrew's gift A Newbery Honor Book and ALA Notable Children's Boo. Uick read I wasn t crazy about this I didn t find it all that believable Yolonda is a spunky determined girl who loves her little brother That s good What s not good is her annoying habits of lying and of overeatingeating lots of sweets It was distracting because the author insisted on mentioning every malted milk ball every chocolate bar every food cart item every extra serving of pancakes that Yolonda would eat The skinny mother never seems that concerned and she never seriously addresses Yolonda s poor behaviors either the lying or the overeatingI did like
find out what happens to AndrewThis was a Newbery honor book but as is the
at the end in the author s note how she shares the scenario the end in the author s note how she shares the scenario she witnessed which inspired this story So maybe it s not that nbelievable after all Yoloanda The Genius is about a young girl who believes in her brothers passion in music and believes that he can make it to the big time Yolonda tries to get reporters to listen to her brother play his harmonica in which he is SO talented at She faces obstacles trying to get is SO talented at She faces obstacles trying to get to see her brothers talent not to mention they have to settle down after moving from their home town Yolanda overcomes these obstacles and finally gets people to see her little geniusYolondas brother Anthony is talented in playing the harmonica but isnt recongnized for it Yolonda and her brother have to settle down in their new town after moving because of some issues they had in their neighborhoodAfter moving a co. Yolonda is smart tough and big for her age No one messes with her Yolonda's little brother Andrew doesn't talk much and he can't. .
SUMMARY Yolonda's Genius.
Uple of bullies break Anthony s harmonica Anthony s
HARMONICA WAS VERY SPECIAL TO HIM IT WAS HISwas very special to him it was his harmonica that he gave to Anthony before he passed awayYolonda tries to show the world that Anthony is a GeniusYolanda eventually shows her brothers There was a lot to love here Yolanda and her feisty spirit Moving to a new place and learning to make friends The night Yolanda and her family head out on the town when her aunt shows p Yolanda loving her brother so fiercelyWhile I can appreciate the magic of some moments I was not really loving this story I listened to the audio and I had to force myself to keep listening I did not really care about Andrew and his harmonica It could be that I d just come off of reading Echo and I couldn t handle any harmonicas I would ve enjoyed this book a lot if it had focused entirely on Yolanda adjusting to her new home Anytime the story moved to Andrew s POV I found myself losing interest and spacing out I left it at three stars because there were good things and it wasn t horrible just not my jam Harmonicas and all Different can be good and special can mean amazing never judge a book by its cover and never judge a person by their apperance Yolanda can see things about her brother Andrew that others can t She can see past the fact that he can t read and struggles in school She knows that he is not just making noise on the harmonica that he carries he is Read but he creates Scary Stories 3 unbelievable music When Yolonda reads the definition of genius in the dictionary she knows it describes And.