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Shooting star

Author: Fredrick McKissack, Jr.
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Jomo Rogers, a naturally talented athlete, starts taking performance enhancing drugs in order to be an even better high school football player, but finds his life spinning out of control as his game improves.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Juvenile fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fredrick McKissack, Jr.
ISBN: 1416947450 9781416947455
OCLC Number: 299278025
Target Audience: Ages 12 up.
Description: 273 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Fredrick McKissack, Jr.
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Jomo Rogers, a naturally talented athlete, starts taking performance enhancing drugs in order to be an even better high school football player, but finds his life spinning out of control as his game improves.

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An engaging story

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-01-06) Very Good Permalink

A boy who is a talented football player with aspirations of playing in college. He has college recruiters looking at him. His best friend on speed dial for recruiters he decides he wants it all right now. His struggles with the decision whether or not to take steriods creates an engaging story which...
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