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Books are leather-bound, signed and numbered, with printed endpapers, gold stamping, a slipcase, and a ribbon marker.

High school all-American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone by since those glory days, and Neely has come home to Messina to bury Coach Eddie Rake, the man who molded the Spartans into an unbeatable football dynasty.

Now, as Coach Rake’s “boys” sit in the bleachers waiting for the dimming field lights to signal his passing, they replay the old games, relive the old glories, and try to decide once and for all whether they love Eddie Rake—or hate him. For Neely Crenshaw, a man who must finally forgive his coach—and himself—before he can get on with his life, the stakes are especially high.

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JOHN GRISHAM played (at times) quarterback for the Chargers of Southaven High School, Southaven, Mississippi. He was not an All-American.

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ISBN:
9780385511971
Publisher:
Doubleday
Subject:
Suspense
Author:
Grisham, John
Subject:
fiction;football;sports;john grisham;novel;grisham;mystery;high school;thriller;suspense;death;american football;small town;adult;drama;coach;legal thriller;american;sports fiction;law;legal;coaches
Subject:
fiction;football;sports;john grisham;novel;grisham;mystery;high school;thriller;death;suspense;american football;small town;adult;coaches;sports fiction;coach;american;drama;legal thriller;law;legal;coming of age
Publication Date:
20031118
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
8.56 x 5.79 x .79 in .7344 lb

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