Bart, a quirky Norwegian 13-year-old, faces many odds: an alcoholic, overweight mother who loves him dearly; life in a run-down apartment; classmates who bully him and break his nose; and boxing lessons he takes to toughen himself—all juxtaposed with his desire to become an opera singer!
- Fiction, General Fiction
- Mildred L. Batchelder Award 2017 (Honor Title), Notable Children's Books 2017
- Age: Older
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9781481415422
Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division. Originally published in Norwegian in 2012 as "Sangen om en Brukkt Nese."