What can a boy do to save his best friend when his best friend is a rooster? Omar is a boy who doesn't talk. One day the boss tells his father to get rid of Omar's pet rooster Joe Louis, and Omar decides to take Joe to the beach to save him. When his parents discover this, Omar needs to talk. Saving Joe Louis is a touching story of a courageous boy, set against the vibrant background of Jamaica.Marvin, Isabel R. is the author of 'Saving Joe Louis', published 1992 under ISBN 9789766250225 and ISBN 9766250227.