Million-Dollar Throw

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Million-Dollar Throw

By Mike Lupica

Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780142415580, 244pp.

Publication Date: November 16, 2010

From the #1"New York Times"bestselling author of HEAT and TRAVEL TEAM.
Everyone calls Nate Brodie OBradyO because heOs a New England quarterback, just like his idol, Tom Brady. And now heOs got a chance to win a million dollars by throwing one pass through a target at halftime in the PatriotsO Thanksgiving night game. More than anything, NateOs family needs the moneyNhis dadOs been downsized, his momOs working two jobs, and theyOre on the verge of losing their house. The worry is more weight than a 13-year-old can bear, and itOs affecting his playing for his own football team. Suddenly the boy with the golden arm is having trouble completing a pass . . . but can he make the one that really counts?

About the Author
Mike Lupica is the author of multiple bestselling books for young readers, including "QB 1", "Heat", "Travel Team", "Million-Dollar Throw", and "The Underdogs". He has carved out a niche as the sporting world s finest storyteller. Mike lives in Connecticut with his wife and their four children. When not writing novels, he writes for" Daily News" (New York), appears on ESPN s "The Sports Reporters" and hosts "The Mike Lupica Show" on ESPN Radio. You can visit Mike Lupica at