Results for: geoff herbach

Below is a list of 3 the books by this author.

Book cover of CRACKING THE BELL
CRACKING THE BELL
By: geoff herbach | Published: September 2019

Friday Night Lights meets Concussion in this powerful and important novel by Geoff Herbach, author of the Stupid Fast series, exploring the dangerous ...

Friday Night Lights meets Concussion in this powerful and important novel by Geoff Herbach, author of the Stupid Fast series, exploring the dangerous concussion crisis in football through the eyes of a high school team captain. Isaiah loves football. In fact, football saved Isaiah’s life, giving him structure and discipline after his sister’s death tore his family apart. But when Isaiah gets knocked out cold on the field, he learns there’s a lot more to lose than football. While recovering from a concussion, Isaiah wonders what his life would look like without the game. All his friends are on the team, and Isaiah knows they can’t win without him. The scholarship offer from Cornell is only on the table if he keeps playing. And without football, what would keep his family together? What would prevent him from sliding back into the habits that nearly destroyed him? Isaiah must decide how much he’s willing to sacrifice for the sport that gave him everything, even if playing football threatens to take away his future.

Theme: Sports - Football

  • ISBN
    9780062453143
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of HOOPER
HOOPER
By: geoff herbach | Published: August 2019

From Geoff Herbach, the critically acclaimed author of the Stupid Fast series, comes a compelling new YA novel about basketball, prejudice, privilege,...

From Geoff Herbach, the critically acclaimed author of the Stupid Fast series, comes a compelling new YA novel about basketball, prejudice, privilege, and family, perfect for fans of Jordan Sonnenblick, Andrew Smith, and Matt de la Peña. For Adam Reed, basketball is a passport. Adam’s basketball skills have taken him from an orphanage in Poland to a loving adoptive mother in Minnesota. When he’s tapped to play on a select AAU team along with some of the best players in the state, it just confirms that basketball is his ticket to the good life: to new friendships, to the girl of his dreams, to a better future. But life is more complicated off the court. When an incident with the police threatens to break apart the bonds Adam’s finally formed after a lifetime of struggle, he must make an impossible choice between his new family and the sport that’s given him everything.

Theme: Sports - Basketball, Immigration

  • ISBN
    9780062453129
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of STUPID FAST
STUPID FAST
By: geoff herbach | Published: June 2011

Theme: Sports - Football, good for reluctant readers

  • ISBN
    9781402256301
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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