The Blind Side

Evolution of a Game

By Michael Lewis
(W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393330472, 339pp.)

Publication Date: September 2007

Other Editions of This Title: Compact Disc, Hardcover, Paperback, Hardcover, Compact Disc, Paperback

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When we first meet Michael Oher is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know his real name, his father, his birthday, or how to read or write. He takes up football, and school, after a rich, white, Evangelical family plucks him from the streets. Then two great forces alter Oher: the family's love and the evolution of professional football itself into a game in which the quarterback must be protected at any cost. Our protagonist becomes the priceless package of size, speed, and agility necessary to guard the quarterback's greatest vulnerability: his blind side.
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