Perfect Season [NOOK Book]

Overview

Perfect for fans of Mike Lupica's sports books, New York Times bestselling author Tim Green delivers a gripping addition to his Football Genius series.

Troy's dreams of the big time have backfired. Sure, he's moved to New Jersey to start his new job as "genius" for the New York Jets, but his dad has taken his entire salary, leaving Troy and his mom broke. Now Troy has no hope of going to private school and playing for a football powerhouse with his cousin Ty. Instead he's going ...

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Overview

Perfect for fans of Mike Lupica's sports books, New York Times bestselling author Tim Green delivers a gripping addition to his Football Genius series.

Troy's dreams of the big time have backfired. Sure, he's moved to New Jersey to start his new job as "genius" for the New York Jets, but his dad has taken his entire salary, leaving Troy and his mom broke. Now Troy has no hope of going to private school and playing for a football powerhouse with his cousin Ty. Instead he's going to be part of a team with an unbroken losing streak. But Troy fights back.

When he gets Seth to coach his public school team, Troy feels ready for a perfect season. He doesn't guess that he'll be struggling against those who want him to lose. When Troy's talent for calling plays slips and his abilities as a quarterback are threatened, he's got to dig deep. And it will take all of Troy's football genius to turn this team around.

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Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Jill Walton
Eighth grade Troy White is much more than a genius and an athlete. He is an ambitious teenager with a mysterious talent he uses in football games: he can predict the play of the opposing team before it happens. The owner of a major NFL team has employed Troy to use his genius, but Troy’s father absconded with the money and is in hiding. His father is a con man who delights in his own brilliance and has no regrets, but he is Troy’s father, after all. Troy and his mother pay the price and change their plans from private school and a winning football team to public high school and their dying football program. This book is the sixth in “The Football Genius” series. Troy lives for football but he cannot play it well without support. He needs a good coach and a team. The dilemma for Troy is how he is going to play the people who will make his eighth grade year a perfect season. Wonderful characters, hard choices, some mistakes, and personal revelations make the protagonist much more than a genius and an athlete. Readers, oung adult and all others, will be so satisfied and pleased to know Troy White. Reviewer: Jill Walton; Ages 12 up.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780062208712
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication date: 10/1/2013
  • Series: Football Genius
  • Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 49,235
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • File size: 586 KB

Meet the Author

Tim Green

Tim Green played Little League baseball for many years before specializing in football. After graduating as covaledictorian from Syracuse University, he was a first-round draft pick and played as a star defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons for eight years. He earned his law degree with honors and has worked as an NFL analyst for FOX Sports and an NFL commentator for NPR.

When his sons began to play baseball, Tim drew on his early love of the game to coach their teams. His exciting books for young readers include the New York Times bestselling Unstoppable, Baseball Great, Rivals, and Best of the Best. He has also written the novels Football Genius, Football Champ, and The Big Time, starring Troy White, and Football Hero, starring Ty Lewis. Troy and Ty meet in Tim's exciting Football Genius novel Deep Zone.

Tim Green lives with his wife, Illyssa, and their five children in upstate New York.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 26, 2013

    Cant wait

    Can't wait have read every single won of his books!!!!!!

    4 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 29, 2014

    More!!!

    More Troy, Ty, Thane, Seth, & Tate!! Maybe Nathan too!!!! :-)

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 4, 2014

    love his books

    We have been reading Tim Green's sports books for several years now. Every book has been exciting, filled with sports lingo, and always seems to have a good message in the end. I love these books as much as my son does!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 20, 2013

    Whens the next book coming out?

    cant wiat for the next one

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 25, 2013

    Another good one

    Our 12 year old grandson reads all the time and has enjoyed all of Tim Green's books, and this was no exception.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 19, 2013

    ?

    How many pages in the book?

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2013

    Amazing

    This was an aazing book to add to the foot ball genius series tim green does it again but this time troy has more to lose then just a football game if your thinking about reading this book or series do it you wont regret it
    Mainly for ages 7-12 but im 14 and i love his books totally flabergasted

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 4, 2013

    Perfect Book for a Perfect Season

    This book is totally amazing and i really loved it. I read the book in only three days.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 28, 2014

    Book

    Anothet book

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 25, 2014

    Tim green

    You like my books? I am making a new series called welcome to the ncaa in 2015. The main characters are parker, bo, thomas, and taygen. You are the first to know! Tell everyone!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 11, 2014

    Great

    Get it lads

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 4, 2014

    Amesome

    This book was amazing and awesome like me!!!








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