Backfield Boys

by John Feinstein

Jason Roddin is a blazing-fast wide receiver, while his best friend Tom Jefferson has a quarterback’s arm. They’re shocked when the renowned coaching staff make Tom—a black kid—a receiver and Jason—a white kid—a quarterback.

ISBN: 9780374305925

JLG Release: December 2017

JLG Member Price
$17.30

Sports High

Grades 9 & Up

$198.00/year

12 books / $16.50 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780374305925

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Farrar, Straus & Giroux

    Page Count

    368

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 5.6, Points: 13

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 5.5, Points: 19

    Lexile

    Level: 840L

    Awards & Honors

    Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2017, Young Adult

    Genre

    Fic


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