By Bronwen Hruska
Every thing at Bradley is accelerated—third graders learn on the 6th grade degrees, they've got amenities to rival a college, and the chess champions are the bullies. A unmarried dad and suffering artist, Sean stands proud like a sore thumb among the power-soccer-mom cliques and girls who lunch. yet no less than his son, Toby, is getting an excellent education.
Then Sean starts off getting strain from the varsity to place Toby on medication. What occurs whilst the strain not to simply sustain, yet to exceed, takes carry?
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