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Tough to Tackle

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Tough to Tackle Book Review

Do you like football? Do you like books that will keep you on the edge of your seat? Well, if you do this book is for you. It is called Tough to Tackle by Matt Christopher. I highly recommend this book because it keeps you guessing throughout the entire story. O...
Do you like football? Do you like books that will keep you on the edge of your seat? Well, if you do this book is for you. It is called Tough to Tackle by Matt Christopher. I highly recommend this book because it keeps you guessing throughout the entire story. One of the main characters of the book is Boots Rebles. He is the best player on the football team but suddenly he wants to quit because he doesn¿t want to play anymore. The team knows that they will lose the season if Boots is not playing on their team. Boots¿ older brother Tom learns of the situation and becomes involved. He talks to Boots about his being a soldier and shares his stories of wanting to quit but couldn¿t because he knew he would be letting down not only his teammates but also his country. Tom taught Boots that quitting was not the answer but Boots had to be the one to make the final decision about quitting or staying on the team. This book will make you want to read more than just a few chapters at a time. It is very hard to put it down. I recommend this book to ages 11 and up. It is a great book for sports fans. Will Boots quit the team? What will happen next? Read the book and find out.

posted by Anonymous on February 16, 2006

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1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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posted by Anonymous on February 18, 2012

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  • Posted April 9, 2011

    awesome book

    this book teaches you that you should put effort into everything you do even if it is something you don't want to fo

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 16, 2006

    Tough to Tackle Book Review

    Do you like football? Do you like books that will keep you on the edge of your seat? Well, if you do this book is for you. It is called Tough to Tackle by Matt Christopher. I highly recommend this book because it keeps you guessing throughout the entire story. One of the main characters of the book is Boots Rebles. He is the best player on the football team but suddenly he wants to quit because he doesn¿t want to play anymore. The team knows that they will lose the season if Boots is not playing on their team. Boots¿ older brother Tom learns of the situation and becomes involved. He talks to Boots about his being a soldier and shares his stories of wanting to quit but couldn¿t because he knew he would be letting down not only his teammates but also his country. Tom taught Boots that quitting was not the answer but Boots had to be the one to make the final decision about quitting or staying on the team. This book will make you want to read more than just a few chapters at a time. It is very hard to put it down. I recommend this book to ages 11 and up. It is a great book for sports fans. Will Boots quit the team? What will happen next? Read the book and find out.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2013

    Great

    Good book

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2013

    Fart

    This book teaches to not poop

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 30, 2012

    Tough to takle

    I think this book is great for young readers

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 20, 2009

    more from this reviewer

    I would give it more if I could

    I read the book Tough to Tackle. The story of a boy named Boots. He wanted to play QB for the Apollos but didn't get to because of his weight. His coach says he needs to play tackle because it will be best for the team. Boots brother is in the army and knows a lot about being on a team. So he asked his brother if he should stay or should quit the team. Will boots quit the team. Or will he stay at tackle. Read it to find out. If you ask me this is a MUST - READ - DON"T - IT - PASS - BY book

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 22, 2005

    Good sports book for younger kids

    This book teaches lessons about not quitting when sports seem tough.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 6, 2013

    Love it!!!

    It is a very good book. You should read it because it is probably the best book!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2012

    Hi

    Hi

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