Joey Pigza Loses Control

Book by: Jack Gantos
Review by: Colleen
Age: 12
Grade: 12

This is novel is about a boy, Joey, who has a problem with being too hyper all the time! He takes meds so he won't be hyper. He lives with his mom all the time because his parents are divorced. Joey wants to visit his dad because he never met him before.

The story starts off with Joey, his mom and his dog, Pablo, driving to his dad's house. Things start off with his dad pretty good. His dad lets him play on his baseball team he coaches. But after a while his dad makes up some rules like you can't take your meds. Things start to go crazy!!!!

Read this book to find out what happens!

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