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Away running

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Pub. Date:
2016.
Language:
English
Description
Matt, a white quarterback from Montreal, Quebec, flies to France (without his parents' permission) to play football and escape family pressure. Freeman, a black football player from San Antonio, Texas, is in Paris on a school trip when he hears about a team playing American football in a rough, low-income suburb called Villeneuve-La-Grande. Matt and Free join the Diables Rouges and make friends with the other players, who come from many different ethnic groups. Racial tension erupts into riots in Villeneuve when some of their Muslim teammates get in trouble with the police, and Matt and Free have to decide whether to get involved and face the very real risk of arrest and violence.
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ISBN:
9781459813793
9781459810488
9781459810464
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.8, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
HL: High-Low 720L
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Full title away running
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Last Update 2018-05-22 22:53:33PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 00:11:12AM

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subject_facet Football stories, Paris (France) -- Fiction, Racism -- Fiction
title_display Away running
title_full Away Running, Away running / David Wright and Luc Bouchard
title_short Away running
title_sub
topic_facet Football stories, Racism, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature