How many teens have their poetry adapted to music by today's rock star? Every teen's dream, but actually a nightmare for Rich Cameron. Despite his mother's divorce, ather broken home, his friend's ruined Olympic dreams and his own major health complication, it's a very interesting year for U2's favorite genius. Just as his life started to make sense again, Rich receives a letter from his former au pair, leading to revelations that set the tone for an unforgettable year. The mysteries, pains and ecstasy of love will force Rich and his family to redefine what is 'rmal' all over again, in this funny, touching, and thrilling new chapter in the life of Rich Cameron and his constant companion, U2.
Jean Blasiar, author of Poor Rich (Savant 2010) is an author and playwright with eight full length productions in the Los Angeles area, one of which was optioned by Twentieth Century Fox for a pilot; several more are under consideration. In the summer of 2010, Jean will have three books for middle grade readers published online by Charles River Press; her teen novel Downtown Cowboy is already available.