Tribute to Another Dead Rock Star by Randy Powell

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 1 Critic Review



For a tribute to his mother, a dead rock star, fifteen-year-old Grady returns to Seattle, where he faces his mixed feelings for his retarded younger half-brother Louie while pondering his own future.

About Randy Powell

See more books from this Author
RANDY POWELL is the author of several novels for young adults, including "Run If You Dare "and "Three Clams and an Oyster," an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He lives in Seattle, Washington.
Published April 20, 1999 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR). 224 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Arts & Photography. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Tribute to Another Dead Rock Star

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

The author thoughtfully and convincingly works out Grady's dilemma about his future (weighing whether to move in with Louie's family, attend school in Europe or become a stagehand for a rock band) as he comes to terms with his mother's strengths and failings (""No, she was no great person.

| Read Full Review of Tribute to Another Dead Rock ...

Reader Rating for Tribute to Another Dead Rock Star

An aggregated and normalized score based on 7 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review