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Ricky Perez knew his sketchbook was his ticket to get into art school. When it was gone, so were his dreams of becoming a comic book artist. A heartfelt short story set in contemporary New York City that takes the reader on a roller coaster ride through Ricky's journey to get accepted at a prestigious New York high school for art. ...more
Kindle Edition, 21 pages
Published May 10th 2019
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Emily Weatherburn
Ricky Perez has always dreamed of being accepted into one of the top art and design schools in New York. He has a passion for drawing, and he desperately wants to become a comic book artist. Yet, despite his passion, his mother has other ideas. She doesn’t want her son to be wasting time on his scribbles; she wants him to focus on his academia so that he will be accepted into what she considers to be a ‘proper’ school.

“Tomo Saves the Day” describes Ricky’s attempts to follow his passion, despite
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Diane Krause
Jun 28, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Super Story

Tomo Saves the Day is a fun read. You'll find yourself rooting for Ricky throughout all the obstacles standing in the way of his dream. Some are quite comical, yet all are realistic trials of teens.
I was drawn in starting with the first paragraph where mother is called to the principal's office.
This author gets into the head of teenage Ricky. This a a story you and your teen will enjoy. I can see this opening a family discussion around the dinner table.
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Thomas A. Stillwell
May 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Fun story!

A short but sweet story with a lot of heart. I’m looking forward to more work from this new and talented author.
LaSheba Baker
Mar 24, 2022 rated it really liked it
Good! Ricky Perez is a 14 year-old artist who dreams of going to Art and Design High School. A sudden loss leaves him frustrated. But could a chance encounter change it all? A good short story with a bit of teenage angst related to the pursuit of one's dream.

Ricky reflects: "...he was sick of academics and really wanted to go to art school" (kindle p. 3).
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