Rocky Road by Rose Kent buy used Used & Rare price $7.03 new from$8.99 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Softcover Publisher: Yearling Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0375863451 ISBN - 13:9780375863455 Seller Comments: Book selection as BIG as Texas. From the Publisher Ice cream warms the heart, no matter what the weather.That''s the Dobson family motto. Whenever things get tough, they break out the special heart-shaped bowls and make sundaes. The road has been especially rocky lately for Tess and her deaf little brother, Jordan. Their plucky Texan mother talks big, but her get-rich-quick business schemes have only landed them in serious financial hot water.Ma''s newest idea is drastic. She abruptly moves the family to snowy Schenectady, New York, where she will use the last of their savings to open her dream business: an ice cream shop. (Too bad the only place she could find an apartment is in a senior citizens'' complex.) Tess wants to be excited about this plan, but life in Schenectady is full of new worries. Who will buy ice cream in their shop''s run-down neighborhood? What will happen when their money runs out? Worst of all is Ma herself-she''s famous for her boundless energy and grandiose ideas, but only Tess and Jordan know about the dark days when she crashes and can''t get out of bed. And Tess can''t seem to find the right words to talk to Ma about it.This moving story of family, community, and ice cream proves that with a little help from the people around us, life really can be sweet-and a little nutty-just like Rocky Road.From the Hardcover edition.