The underdogs, the batboy, heat, the big field, miracle on 49th street, travel team, summer ball million-dollar throw, and the comeback kids series overtime enrich your lupica-based classroom unit by taking advantage of the extension activities we've included for each of the books listed above from language. 0399246266: million-dollar throw: lupica, mike (author) low prices on new books. Million dollar throw (2009) is a children's sports novel by american author and sportswriter mike lupica it centers on thirteen-year-old football player nate brodie, a huge patriots fan and star of his local football team known as the boy with the golden arm, he wins a contest to make a single throw at halftime in the patriots'. Michael lupica (born may 11, 1952) is an american newspaper columnist, best known for his provocative commentary on sports in the new york daily news and his appearances on espn contents [hide] 1 biography 11 daily news columnist 12 author 13 television & radio work 2 bibliography 21 non-series books.
Million-dollar throw has 7065 ratings and 787 reviews marcia said: lupica doesn't disappoint his fans (me) in this story set right here in the fictiona. Another lupica sensitive dad/son sports story read common sense media's million-dollar throw review, age rating, and parents guide. Million dollar throw by mike lupica philomel books il: 5-8 rl: 68 summary: eighth-grade star quarterback nate brodie's family is feeling the stress of the troubled economy, and nate is frantic because his best friend abby is going blind , so when he gets a chance to win a million dollars if he can complete a pass. From the #1 new york times bestselling author of heat and travel team everyone calls nate brodie òbradyó because heõs a new england quarterback , just like his idol, tom brady and now heõs got a chance to win a million dollars by throwing one pass.
Written by mike lupica, narrated by jeffrey brick download the app and start listening to million-dollar throw today - free with a 30 day trial keep your audiobook forever, even if you cancel don't love a book swap it for free, anytime. Million-dollar throw by mike lupica type: print book : elementary and junior high school : fiction publisher: new york, ny : philomel books, ©2009 public lists that include million-dollar throw 1-9 out of 9 lists, view the first page of results first view the previous page of results prev 1 next view the next page of results. Nate is just a quarter back for his team, who has a shot to win 1 million dollars for a pass through a hole from 30 yards away his parents are in a financial slump and need the money badly his best friend, abby, is going blind from a disease which shouldn't kick in until she is fully and adult nate gets to the field and. Thirteen-year-old quarterback nate has a chance to win a million dollars by throwing one pass through a target at halftime in the patriots' thanksgiving night game and nate's family really needs the money the worry is more weight than nate can bear, and it's affecting his playing for his own team suddenly, the boy with.
Thank god for mike lupica i've seen more of my boys reading his books over the years, due to the sports theme, than others when it comes time for choosing independent books million dollar throw is one that appeals to the football players and fans in my classes i think they are intrigued by the million. Mike lupica on thriftbooks #1 in basketball #1 in football #2 in baseball #5 in sports & outdoors #11 in parents most popular books travel team heat million-dollar throw hero mike lupica's comeback kids: two-minute drill series by mike lupica home team danny walker similar authors to mike lupica. Title: million-dollar throw author: mike lupica publisher: philomel books isbn: 978-0-399-24626-5 year: 2009 concepts: scarcity, unemployment, jobs, incentives, budget constraint review: not only did thirteen-year-old nate brodie have an extraordinary throwing arm, he also had a deep sense of compassion and.
Join us at wellesley book as we host #1 bestselling author mike lupica as he shares his new book, fast break from the author of heat, travel team and million-dollar throw comes a feel-good basketball tale reminiscent of the blind side. 2 description in million dollar throw by mike lupica, the main character is 12 year old nate brodie nate purchased a tom brady signed football for $500 at a sports shop called sports stuff as it turns out sports stuff is sponsoring a million dollar throw and you can enter a raffle to be in it if you make a purchase of $500 or.
Featuring some great game play and cool sports references, million-dollar throw is a wonderful, heartfelt story about the strength of friendship and family that can be enjoyed even by those who are not football fans mike lupica scores a touchdown with his latest winning novel reviewed by sarah. The boy, 11-year-old robert gagne of mission viejo, won $1,000 wednesday night during the last stop of author and sportscaster mike lupica's tour to promote his latest book, “million dollar throw,” which debuted at no 4 on the new york times best seller list gagne was one of only 13 kids out of 100. In 2005, an army veteran won $1 million by throwing a football through a target during a halftime show at a college football game lupica (the big field ) inserts. Award-winning journalist and espn personality mike lupica crafts a moving tale of perseverance, loyalty, and of the hope that rides on one pressure-packed football toss if 13-year-old nate brodie can throw a football through a small target at a patriots game, he will win a million dollars since his dad just lost his job, nate.
About the author: mike lupica is the #1 bestselling author of many popular books for young readers, including fantasy league, travel team, heat, and million- dollar throw 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. Listen to million-dollar throw audiobook by mike lupica stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone bestsellers and latest releases try any audiobook free. Listen to million dollar throw by mike lupica rent unlimited audio books on cd over 46000 titles get a free 15 day trial at simply audiobooks. This document provides higher level, thought-provoking comprehension questions for the book, million-dollar throw by mike lupica these questions can be used in both a guided reading setting or as a supplement to a literature circle to get students thinking about what they are reading.