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Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights
  • Author : H. G. Bissinger
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 03 March 2021
  • ISBN : 0224076744
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1864 ratings
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Summary:
Return once again to the enduring account of the Permian Panthers of Odessa -- the winningest high school football team in Texas history.


Friday Night Lights

Friday Night Lights
  • Author : H. G. Bissinger
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 03 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKFriday Night Lights

Return once again to the enduring account of the Permian Panthers of Odessa -- the winningest high school football team in Texas history.


Thursday Night Lights

Thursday Night Lights
  • Author : Michael Hurd
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 11 October 2017
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At a time when "Friday night lights" shone only on white high school football games, African American teams across Texas burned up the gridiron on Wednesday and Thursday nights. The segregated high schools in the Prairie View Interscholastic League (the African American counterpart of the University Interscholastic League, which excluded black schools from membership until 1967) created an exciting brand of football that produced hundreds of outstanding players, many of whom became college All-Americans, All-Pros, and Pro Football Hall of Famers,


3 Nights in August

3 Nights in August
  • Author : Buzz Bissinger
  • Publisher : HMH
  • Release : 04 April 2006
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This inside view with the Cardinals’ Tony La Russa by the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Friday Night Lights “should appeal to any baseball fan” (Publishers Weekly). A Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year “Plenty of books have taken us inside baseball, but August takes us directly inside players’ heads.” —Entertainment Weekly 3 Nights in August captures the strategic and emotional complexities of baseball’s quintessential form: the three-game series. As the St. Louis Cardinals battle their archrival, the


Friday Night Stage Lights

Friday Night Stage Lights
  • Author : Rachele Alpine
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 18 September 2018
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The Cutting Edge meets Step Up in this hilarious M!X novel where the worlds of football and ballet collide. Brooklyn Gartner eats, sleeps, and breathes ballet. But after her mom gets remarried and moves them to Texas, everything changes. Thanks to her star football player stepbrother, her family is football obsessed. And thanks to a new conditioning program, the middle school football team starts to take classes at her dance studio—the only place Brooklyn felt like she belonged.


Until Friday Night

Until Friday Night
  • Author : Abbi Glines
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 25 August 2015
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A #1 New York Times bestseller and the first novel in a brand-new series—from bestselling author Abbi Glines—about a small Southern town filled with cute boys in pickup trucks, Friday night football games, and crazy parties that stir up some major drama. To everyone who knows him, West Ashby has always been that guy: the cocky, popular, way-too-handsome-for-his-own-good football god who led Lawton High to the state championships. But while West may be Big Man on Campus on the


Black Masculinity and the Cinema of Policing

Black Masculinity and the Cinema of Policing
  • Author : Jared Sexton
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 07 November 2017
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This book offers a critical survey of film and media representations of black masculinity in the early twenty-first-century United States, between President George W. Bush’s 2001 announcement of the War on Terror and President Barack Obama’s 2009 acceptance of the Nobel Peace Prize. It argues that images of black masculine authority have become increasingly important to the legitimization of contemporary policing and its leading role in the maintenance of an antiblack social order forged by racial slavery and segregation. It


Father's Day

Father's Day
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 03 March 2021
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The author recounts a father-son road trip during which he gained insight into the worldviews, challenges, and talents of his socially challenged savant son, Zach.


Speak

Speak
  • Author : Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
  • Release : 10 May 2011
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The first ten lies they tell you in high school. "Speak up for yourself--we want to know what you have to say." From the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school. She is friendless, outcast, because she busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops, so now nobody will talk to her, let alone listen to her. As time passes, she becomes increasingly


Iqbal

Iqbal
  • Author : Francesco D'Adamo
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 11 May 2010
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When young Iqbal is sold into slavery at a carpet factory, his arrival changes everything for the other overworked and abused chidren there. It is Iqbal who explains to them that despite their master's promises, he plans on keeping them as his slaves indefinetely. But it is also Iqbal who inspires the other children to look to a future free from toil...and is brave enough to show them how to get there. This moving fictionalized account of the real


The City of Ember

The City of Ember
  • Author : Jeanne DuPrau
  • Publisher : Random House Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 13 May 2003
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A modern-day classic. This highly acclaimed adventure series about two friends desperate to save their doomed city has captivated kids and teachers alike for almost fifteen years and has sold over 3.5 MILLION copies! The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she’s sure it holds a secret that will save


Tuesdays with Morrie

Tuesdays with Morrie
  • Author : Mitch Albom
  • Publisher : Broadway Books
  • Release : 29 June 2007
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A special 20th anniversary edition of the beloved international bestseller that changed millions of lives Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like


The Road

The Road
  • Author : Cormac McCarthy
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 20 March 2007
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE The searing, post-apocalyptic novel about a father and son's fight to survive. A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind. It is cold enough to crack stones, and when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the coast, although they don't know what, if anything, awaits them there. They have nothing; just a


Feed

Feed
  • Author : M. T. Anderson
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release : 11 May 2010
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Identity crises, consumerism, and star-crossed teenage love in a futuristic society where people connect to the Internet via feeds implanted in their brains. Winner of the LA Times Book Prize. For Titus and his friends, it started out like any ordinary trip to the moon - a chance to party during spring break and play around with some stupid low-grav at the Ricochet Lounge. But that was before the crazy hacker caused all their feeds to malfunction, sending them to


Sporting Blackness

Sporting Blackness
  • Author : Samantha N. Sheppard
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Release : 03 March 2021
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Sporting Blackness examines issues of race and representation in sports films, exploring what it means to embody, perform, play out, and contest blackness by representations of Black athletes on screen. By presenting new critical terms, Sheppard analyzes not only "skin in the game," or how racial representation shapes the genre's imagery, but also "skin in the genre," or the formal consequences of blackness on the sport film genre's modes, codes, and conventions. Through a rich interdisciplinary approach, Sheppard argues that


Paper Towns

Paper Towns
  • Author : John Green
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release : 03 March 2021
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Special edition slipcase edition of John Green's Paper Towns, with pop-up paper town. From the bestselling author of The Fault in our Stars. Quentin Jacobsen has always loved Margo Roth Spiegelman, for Margo (and her adventures) are the stuff of legend at their high school. So when she one day climbs through his window and summons him on an all-night road trip of revenge he cannot help but follow. But the next day Margo doesn't come to school and a