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Something For Joey Do you know the true meaning of courage and love Richard E Peck has marvelously shown these ideas in Something For Joey Bantam Young Reader 750 Pecks themes are love compassion and courage He describes wonderfully the true memorable compassionate story of courage and love between two brothers In 1973 while John Cappelletti was winning the Heisman Trophy as the outstanding college football player in America his younger brother Joey Johns younger brother was suffering from leukemia Something For Joey the true-life story of John Cappelletti once a professional football player and his younger brother Joey a victim of leukemia Joey is a young child trying to cope with leukemia and has only one hero in the world his older brother John who is a football player that attends Penn State Joey lives to see his brother John quarter back of the Penn State football team play and score touchdowns The Cappelletti had to endure emotional hardships and triumphs as the family goes through with Joeys treatments for Leukemia and his undying love for his brother Richard E Peck is an experienced author in writing books on true stories Some of his other works include but not limit The New Mexico Experience 1598-1998 The Confluence of Cultures University of New Mexico 90 and Final Solution Doubleday Science Fiction Out of Print By reading Something For Joey you will promptly note the more advanced writing style of this author His words instantaneously form pictures of the scene in your mind This attribute in Pecks novels help keeps the reader involved by making the book come alive This definitely urges you to continue reading this piece of literature I finished reading the book in less than a day showing how addictive this narrative is Few authors that I know of have this ability However Something For Joey still had an inferior aspect The first setback was that this novel is too easy of
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