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Tina is short, but she packs a wallop. And she knows every move a boxer needs to get to the top. It’s 1979, and the glory days of the sport are over. With the family gym about to fold, and her father unwilling to listen to a word she says, Tina explodes and takes off, leaving Sydney’s Whitney Pier behind her for good. But it isn’t her temper that turns things around, it’s a road trip with her sister, and a Mi’kmaw light-heavyweight they meet along the way. Tina’s convinced he’ll go the distance – with her as Manager.
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|Publisher:||Cape Breton University Press|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||895 KB|
|Age Range:||15 - 18 Years|
About the Author
Caroline Stellings is an award-winning author and illustrator of books for children and young adults, including the best-selling Malagawatch Mice series from CBU press. Her novel The Contest won the ForeWord Book of the Year Award and, along with The Malagawatch Mice and the Cat Who Discovered America, was a finalist for the Hackmatack Children's Choice award. She lives in Waterdown, Ontario.