Tough to Tackle

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Boots Raymond's desire of becoming a quarterback for the Apollos is hindered by his size. Despite being assigned as a tackle, he rebels and almost quits the team. However, his... Read more

Boots Raymond's desire of becoming a quarterback for the Apollos is hindered by his size. Despite being assigned as a tackle, he rebels and almost quits the team. However, his brother Tom intercepts and teaches him valuable lessons from playing football and being a soldier, ultimately changing his mind.

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No one likes a quitter. Boots Raymond dreams of becoming a quarterback for the Apollos, but due to his size, the coach assigns him to play as a tackle. Though it's not the position he wants, he knows he must follow the coach's decision. Feeling angry and disappointed, Boots considers quitting the team. However, his brother Tom steps in and shares a lesson he learned from playing football and being a soldier: the importance of perseverance and dedication.


Information

Brand: Hachette Book Group, USA

Publisher Date: 09/30/1987

Author: Matt Christopher

UPC: 9780316140584

Ages: 9-12

Pages: 139