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He also has to manage to try to get some playing time.

When that happen his friends stopped talking to him and hanging out with him. After xoy replaced later in the season manning is now really fired up to show the team he can really live up to the hype. Miles has been playing football since fourth grade and has always been a starter for varsity football since he got into high school.

Crackback by John Coy

For example Miles got an interception in the begining of the game and at the end joyn the game the score was and coach Stahl said to I am still reading crackback by Jhon Coy. The main character is Miles Manning. On the third crackbqck of the season he missed one block and cost the team the game.

Crackback by John Coy was a very good book. It all goes well until things fall apart with his friends and his coach develops cancer. I could have written in that writing style when I was in grade 3.

His coaches Sepolski and Stahl are always on him but its mainly coach Stahl is on him to be better. Nov 08, Jackson Hoeft rated it it was amazing. In the end of the book, it had a very satisfying ending.

This book made me thankful for my parents because they tell me good job no matter what and they help me on the things I need to improve on. Oct 19, 02evann rated craclback liked it. This is where his football season takes a huge turn. He is a star on the football team.


The book is called Crackback. If you ever come in contact with this jon or see it anywhere near you, burn it immediately. He has pressure on his shoulders from his coaches and especially his dad. He started out great but then his friend started do use performance enhancing drugs. I also liked how the author wrote about peer pressure and Crackback By, John Coy Miles Manning is a high school teenager who loves the game of football. So on the final play manning finally gets called into the game his job block the the football from going through the field goal.

Nov 26, Mariah Roze rated it liked it. This novel keeps crackbqck reader entertained the whole story showing the life of Miles Manning a football player for his high school, who faces challenges hes never gone up against making some of them relatable because he plays sports jlhn is around my age.

When Zack offers Miles the steroids, Miles rejects them.

This is shown when Miles is talking to his mom about crackbaco. They are favorites to be state champions this year until their star quarterback gets hurt.


And that is exactly what he does they are conference champions. Miles clearly is questioning his coaches decision to not have him start. That all stops when he meets this new girl Lucia.

May 05, Vicki rated it liked it Shelves: In his gripping debut novel, author John Coy presents the high stakes world of high school football, where doing what it takes to win doesn’t always mean doing the right thing. His dad also never seems to think anything he ever does is good enough.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He goes to parties with friends and has to avoid the peer pessure of cgackback drinking and not smoking. During one of the last games he gets put back into the game and makes a game winning mistake to never be able to play again.


A quote that explains this is. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. This was one of the best books I jjohn ever read.

I really enjoyed reading this book because it felt like I was Miles in some ways and we were both going through some of the same things together. It also made me appreciate my coaches and family more than I had before. He tried to ask a girl out to the homecoming dance and was rejected. Feb 23, Jaret Brown rated it really liked it.

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So, I was really curious about Jon Coy the author because naturally you wonder crackbxck would let anyone publish a book like this? My opinion on the book is it was very well written.

I’ve really enjoyed reading this book. It is very tempting not to do any of that.

He declines that and Zach and Miles stop being good friends. This book reminds me of Gym Candy by Carl Deuker. While reading this book, it also made me realize how much I appreciate my coaches at Norris and how thankful I am to have the coaches I have instead of the coach Miles had.

Coy did a great job of putting a different spin on this aspect of the book. This relat Reading the book Crackback was very spectacular because personally I’m into football books. This was a good book because when I was reading it I liked how he interpreted the football players because to my knowledge, as a football player, is that everything he put in the book has happened in a locker room at one time or another.