In A RIVER FOR RED a foreign high school student faces a new school, a class bully, and an apathetic student body. In the end he displays courage, shows that knowledge and skill can be far more valuable that size and strength, and saves the bully's life. A sketch of the adventure area helps to make the dramatic end real for the reader. The book is full of action and suspense and will be enjoyed by readers of all ages.
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Ben, a foreign student, in his first year in a new school,takes on Red the school bully and an apathetic student body. He proves that his honesty and hard work are more than a match for the bully's size and strength. The story is fast moving and full of action and suspense. In the end Ben saves Red's life in a suspense filled action, and wins the respect of Red and the other students. A must read for all who are tormented by bullys.