RHODES, JEWELL PARKERGHOST BOYS Little, Brown and Company 2018 0316262285 / 9780316262286 First Edition, First Printing. HARDCOVER in Brand New jacket. Little, Brown and Company 4/17/2018. New hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. in Brand New jacket. Store pick: Jerome is a 12-year-old boy, shot in the back and killed by a police officer who saw him playing with a toy gun. Now, as a ghost, he witnesses the effects of his shooting on his family and the community. With help from Sarah, the police officer's daughter, and the ghost of Emmett Till, Jerome learns to see the world both as it is and as it could be. A quick, though-provoking read that will make a great conversation starter. -Melissa O., store employee Signed by author.