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Just This Banjo

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Desperate for a way to communicate after losing his hearing, young Patrick Costello set his heart on becoming a musician. Ignoring the odds, empowered by his family and a karate grandmaster, Patrick won a banjo in a bet, salvaged a guitar from the trash and wandered into the city of brotherly love looking for a teacher. What happened next is an unbelievable true story of c ...more
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Published October 2nd 2019 by Pik-Ware Publishing
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Apr 04, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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This is the story of a deaf banjo player. Really? Yes, really.

A now deceased friend was deaf and among the best country dancers in my little town, teaching dancing to the less talented at the local bars. So, the concept of a deaf banjo player didn’t seem as off the wall to me as it will to some potential readers. The author explains in a few places that deafness can have multiple causes and in some instances a deaf person can find ways to almost hear. The author’s deafness adds a twist to this m
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Simply beautiful. And frequently hilarious :)
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