by Thomas Cochran

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152022006
  • ISBN-10: 0152022007
  • Pages: 256
  • Publication Date: 03/31/1999
  • Carton Quantity: 90
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    Once in a while you get a second chance. For Travis Cody this is one of those times. His team, the Oil Camp Roughnecks, is facing the Pineview Pelicans for the state championship. Travis will have forty-eight minutes head-to-head with rival Jericho Grooms. Forty-eight minutes to redeem himself for letting Grooms break him on the play that cost the Roughnecks an undefeated season. Forty-eight minutes to prove he isn’t a quitter.

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    "This book brings life back to high school football. It shows it’s all about passion, glory, and the strength to overcome your greatest fears.”—Dan Marino, Miami Dolphins

    "A promising debut: thematically complex, strongly written.”—Kirkus Reviews

    "Authentic, intense....A very promising first novel.”—Booklist

    "A winning combination....Uplifting.”—Publishers Weekly