Zero to Hero by Henry Winkler audiobook

Zero to Hero

By Henry Winkler and Lin Oliver
Read by Henry Winkler

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The Ghost Buddy Series: Book 1

3.18 Hours 1
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Billy Broccoli is a boy with questions: about his new school, his new step-family...his whole new life, in fact. Hoover Porterhouse is a ghost with all the answers. When a trick of fate makes them roommates, Billy discovers that having a ghost around might not be so bad after all. The Hoove is funny and cool, a great baseball player, and is a real people person (even if Billy is the only one who can see him). And with obnoxious school bullies out to demolish him, Billy can use all of the advice he can get. With Hoover by his side, Billy just might get in style, get even, and conquer the school.

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Summary

Summary

Billy Broccoli is a boy with questions: about his new school, his new step-family...his whole new life, in fact.

Hoover Porterhouse is a ghost with all the answers.

When a trick of fate makes them roommates, Billy discovers that having a ghost around might not be so bad after all. The Hoove is funny and cool, a great baseball player, and is a real people person (even if Billy is the only one who can see him). And with obnoxious school bullies out to demolish him, Billy can use all of the advice he can get. With Hoover by his side, Billy just might get in style, get even, and conquer the school.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Readers will root for Billy to conquer his klutziness as well as the bully; his final feel-good triumph is satisfying.”  Publishers Weekly
“This title is chock-full of nuggets that will have boys cheering...What’s more, parents and educators will cheer when Billy stands up to Rod without resorting to bullying tactics.”  School Library Journal
“This odd couple shows promise.”  Booklist

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Author

Author Bio: Henry Winkler

Author Bio: Henry Winkler

Henry Winkler is an actor, producer, and director, and he speaks publicly all over the world. In addition, he has a star on Hollywood Boulevard, was presented with the Order of the British Empire by the Queen of England, and the jacket he wore in his television role in Happy Days as “the Fonz” hangs in the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, DC. But if you asked him what he was proudest of, he would say, “Writing the Hank Zipzer books with my partner, Lin Oliver.” 

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Author Bio: Lin Oliver

Author Bio: Lin Oliver

Lin Oliver is a television producer and writer and the executive director of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She coauthored (with Henry Winkler) the New York Times bestselling middle-grade series Hank Zipzer: The World’s Greatest Underachiever, and wrote the series Who Shrunk Daniel Funk? Lin resides in Los Angeles, California.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 3.18
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English