Nuzum, K.A. A small white scar.

Author:Rohrlick, Paula
Position:Brief article - Book review

NUZUM, K.A. A small white scar. HarperCollins. 180p. c2006. 978-0-06-075641-3. $6.99. J

To quote the review of the hardcover in KLIATT, July 2006: Will, age 15, has always been responsible for looking after his twin brother Denny, who has Down syndrome, but he's chafing to get away from their drought-stricken Montana ranch. He dreams of competing in the rodeo and becoming a professional cowboy, able to send money home to help out and to have new adventures. Will loves his brother but also views him as a burden, and when he sees his chance to run away he takes it. However, Denny is hot on his heels, and even a rattlesnake bite, a flash flood, and a fight with Will don't deter him...

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