ABOUT THE BOOK
A Beginner's Guide to the Music of the Spheres, a young adult novel by author A.C. Earling, tells the tale of Milo—a 14-year-old boy whose mother is gravely ill. When she makes a terrifying request of him, Milo's ears begin to ring so loudly that everything around him is drowned in the noise. That sound—that music of the spheres—condenses into a force that sweeps him through time and space, and into a realm of unlikely friendships, wounded trust, and an unusual number of smelly dumpsters.
Milo felt a hot, angry rush of adrenaline in every limb...
“MOM???” Milo blurted out before he could stop himself...
Milo leaned against cold metal frame of the dumpster...