Red Zone Rivals
From the Series Lorimer Sports Stories
When Coach Gordon suddenly retires, Quinn Brown has to prove to a new coach that he deserves to remain the Spartans’ starting quarterback. But Coach Miller’s style seems to be throwing Quinn off his game—and big-mouthed second-string Luke is gunning for Quinn’s position.
To top it off, Quinn has been paired up with a peer tutor for math, and the tutor’s a new kid everyone’s making fun of. Who would have thought that the new kid would be exactly the kind of friend a struggling quarterback needs—both on and off the football field?
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning|
|Publisher||James Lorimer and Company Ltd., Publishers|
|Imprint||Lorimer Children & Teens|
|Number of Pages||136|
Author: Eric Howling
Eric Howling is an advertising creative director and the author of more than ten books, including Head Hunter, Red Zone Rivals, Hoop Magic, and Run and Gun in the Lorimer Sports Stories series. Eric lives in Calgary, Alberta.
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Lorimer Sports Stories
Realistic, action-packed sports stories for reluctant middle-grade readers. Each book covers a contemporary theme—like bullying, friendship or prejudice—set against the backdrop of a specific sport. The themes will appeal to kids who play sports, such as rivalry, teamwork, competition… View available downloads →