Carter's Big Break

Version: Unabridged
Author: Brent Crawford
Narrator: Nick Podehl
Genres: Fiction, Teen
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Published In: May 2011
# of Units: 6 CDs
Length: 6 hours, 39 minutes
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Overview

School is finally over, and Will Carter has (barely) survived his freshman year. Unfortunately, he quickly learns that the summer break he's been craving just might break him. When he and his girlfriend, Abby, part ways, Carter can't help but think his summer is ruined. Things start to look up after he's unexpectedly cast in an independent film opposite the world's biggest tween sensation, Hilary Idaho. With Hollywood knocking on his door, Carter gets a taste of the good life. Suddenly, his small town, friends, and family don't seem as great as they used to. As tends to happen when Carter is around, things spiral out of control, and he begins to fear that he's not the "somebody" he thinks he is but more the "nobody" he's pretty sure he always has been. But maybe, with the help of a few friends, he'll start to see things in a whole new light.

Author Details

Author Details

Crawford, Brent

Brent Crawford was born in Kansas, moved to L.A. and N.Y.C. to pursue an acting career. He worked in theatre, film, TV and commercials (check it out on IMDB.com). Hea (TM)s written numerous plays and scripts, as well as, waited tables, bartended, sold hardware and clothing, worked construction and even dumped airplane toilets (where do you think it goes?). Hea (TM)s now a pro writer, back in Kansas (yeah!). This is his first YA novel.