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Fourteen-year-old Cam O’Mara is a dedicated skateboarder, and not at all interested in carrying on the family tradition of champion bull-riding. But when his older brother Ben comes back from a tour in Iraq partially paralyzed, Cam knows he needs to find a way to help out. So he does what any O’Mara would do—he enters a contest to ride Ugly, a monstrous, 1,600-pound bull whom no one’s ever ridden for the requisite eight seconds. Cam will need every ounce of his courage, strength, and self-belief, but if he succeeds, he’ll win $15,000—money that could help his depressed and rehabilitating brother pull his life back together.

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BULL RIDER by Suzanne Morgan Williams is the story of one family's test of loyalty and hope in the face of tremendous trials.

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In this novel, Williams tells the story of one family's test of loyalty and hope in the face of tremendous trials.

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andlt;Iandgt;All it takes is eight seconds . . . andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Cam O'Mara, grandson and younger brother of bull-riding champions, is not interested in partaking in the family sport. Cam is a skateboarder, and perfecting his tricksand#8212;frontside flips, 360sand#8212;means everything until his older brother, Ben, comes home from Iraq, paralyzed from a brain injury. What would make a skateboarder take a different kind of ride? And what would get him on a monstrosity of a bull named Ugly? If Cam can stay on for the requisite eight seconds, could the $15,000 prize bring hope and a future for his big brother?

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442412521
Author:
Williams, Suzanne Morgan
Publisher:
Margaret K. McElderry Books
Author:
Williams, Suzanne
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Miscellaneous
Subject:
Westerns
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Miscellaneous
Subject:
Situations / General
Subject:
Bull riding; family; bull; bulls; skateboarding; war veteran; family relationships; teen; south; brothers; susan morgan Williams; suzane morgan Williams; Suzanne morgan wiliams; bull riders; ya
Edition Description:
Reprint
Publication Date:
20100504
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f-c cvr (gloss lam)
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 7.63 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 256 pages Margaret K. McElderry Books - English 9781442412521 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , BULL RIDER by Suzanne Morgan Williams is the story of one family's test of loyalty and hope in the face of tremendous trials.
"Synopsis" by , In this novel, Williams tells the story of one family's test of loyalty and hope in the face of tremendous trials.
"Synopsis" by , andlt;Iandgt;All it takes is eight seconds . . . andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Cam O'Mara, grandson and younger brother of bull-riding champions, is not interested in partaking in the family sport. Cam is a skateboarder, and perfecting his tricksand#8212;frontside flips, 360sand#8212;means everything until his older brother, Ben, comes home from Iraq, paralyzed from a brain injury. What would make a skateboarder take a different kind of ride? And what would get him on a monstrosity of a bull named Ugly? If Cam can stay on for the requisite eight seconds, could the $15,000 prize bring hope and a future for his big brother?
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