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andlt;B andgt;Balancing priorities presents a challenge in this heartwarming novel about teamwork and perseverance from NFL superstars and bestselling authors Tiki and Ronde Barber.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Tiki and Ronde have grown a lot during the spring and summer. At the start of ninth grade, theyand#8217;re not only wiser and more mature, but theyand#8217;re also taller and strongerand#8212;with bigger muscles and bigger hands to grab and hold the ball. Factor in the return of their beloved Coach Wheeler, and the boys couldnand#8217;t be readier for football season. But when Tiki wins an essay contest and gives an inspirational speech in front of the whole school, he becomes sought after for guidance and advice. The school paper even wants him to do a Dear Tiki column! However, Tiki would prefer to make his mark on the fieldand#8212;and with the Eagles starting 4-0 and a perfect season in sight, heand#8217;ll have to put a lid on his advice column and concentrate on football.

Synopsis:

Balancing priorities presents a challenge in this heartwarming novel about teamwork and perseverance from NFL superstars and bestselling authors Tiki and Ronde Barber.

Tiki and Ronde have grown a lot during the spring and summer. At the start of ninth grade, they’re not only wiser and more mature, but they’re also taller and stronger—with bigger muscles and bigger hands to grab and hold the ball. Factor in the return of their beloved Coach Wheeler, and the boys couldn’t be readier for football season. But when Tiki wins an essay contest and gives an inspirational speech in front of the whole school, he becomes sought after for guidance and advice. The school paper even wants him to do a Dear Tiki column! However, Tiki would prefer to make his mark on the field—and with the Eagles starting 4-0 and a perfect season in sight, he’ll have to put a lid on his advice column and concentrate on football.

About the Author

Tiki Barber is a record-holding retired running back for the New York Giants. He married and is the father of four children.Ronde Barber is a record-holding cornerback who retired after fifteen seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He is one of only two cornerbacks selected to the Pro Bowl five times. He is married with two daughters.Paul Mantell is the author of more than 100 books for young readers, including books in the Hardy Boys and Matt Christopher series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416990963
Author:
Barber, Tiki
Publisher:
Simon and Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Author:
Mantell, Paul
Author:
Barber, Ronde
Subject:
Football
Subject:
Children s-Reference Family and Genealogy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Reprint
Series:
Barber Game Time Books
Publication Date:
20130827
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c cvr (no spfx)
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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Product details 176 pages Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - English 9781416990963 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Balancing priorities presents a challenge in this heartwarming novel about teamwork and perseverance from NFL superstars and bestselling authors Tiki and Ronde Barber.

Tiki and Ronde have grown a lot during the spring and summer. At the start of ninth grade, they’re not only wiser and more mature, but they’re also taller and stronger—with bigger muscles and bigger hands to grab and hold the ball. Factor in the return of their beloved Coach Wheeler, and the boys couldn’t be readier for football season. But when Tiki wins an essay contest and gives an inspirational speech in front of the whole school, he becomes sought after for guidance and advice. The school paper even wants him to do a Dear Tiki column! However, Tiki would prefer to make his mark on the field—and with the Eagles starting 4-0 and a perfect season in sight, he’ll have to put a lid on his advice column and concentrate on football.

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