Thirteen-year-old Noah stands out as a runner. When he is invited to join the fastest track club in town, he is ecstatic. Before long, he has placed well in several races and it looks like he could go to the regional finals. But something is holding Noah back, and his coach wants to know what it is. Could it be the same thing he's running from? Fast Finish is the story of a young athlete who must come to terms with the past in order to succeed.
Bill Swan has worked as an editor, sports editor, city editor and newspaper columnist. For many years he taught journalism. This is his first novel.