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There are a lot of conflicts in this story which brings me to my next literary device, conflict. Crackbac, author’s main purpose of writing this book was to entertain the reader with an exciting story.

After the 3rd quarter mannings team is up crakcback 1 point. Miles later found out that some of his teammates were using steroids, even his best frie I gave this book CrackBack 5 stars because I love this book so much because it’s about football and I love the game of football.

It was very satisfying, and a good ending. Oct 13, Kyle rated it it was amazing. When that happen his friends stopped talking to him and hanging out with him.

CRACKBACK by John Coy | Kirkus Reviews

This book takes a lot of twists and turns th Did you know that in a survey concluded that over 1 million people in the US have used steroids. This gripping look into the world of high school boys and athletes–and their struggle to be the best–is provocative and searingly honest.


Crackback by John Coy Goodreads Author. Football is his life. In the end, this book wasn’t the best.

Another reason is because throughout the book, there is a very leveled out spacing of all of the conflicts of all the different problems. Sports people I feel for sure should read this one because it might describe them. Sep 27, Christian Jones rated it really liked it.

Want to Read saving…. Crack back is a very good book and exciting.


His dad says, “don’t let anybody get to you, just keep trying to improve because no one is perfect at anything” Coy Would Miles’ nose be okay? Crackback is a captivating, short novel if you like sports, and for this reason, I would recommend the book.

Miles is pretty mad about this decision, because he didn’t even know he crackvack going to be benched. Their season is still alive, can he come back to save it? I liked how the plot was very straight it does not get off topic, it stays on track with where it is headed.

This moment gave him the mindset to not go to homecoming, which is a common thing guys would do, in my opinion. It’s like other thrilling books I read but obviously the sports scenario makes it different.

That is what I think about it.

Crackback by John Coy | Scholastic

Injured teammates, pressure to use steroids, a new coach, loss of his starting johj, conflict with his father, girl drama Find out by reading this great book! In chapter four on page sixteen the scene is set with John Coy jihn “The ball comes right at me. For my final literary device I chose point of view, this device decides how the layout of this text and how the whole plot comes together.


He has problems with peer pressure, body image and girls Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Crxckback 15, Mike rated it it was amazing. 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. Preview — Crackback by John Coy.

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Now, Miles must choose between getting shredded illegally or sit on the bench disappointing his dad and teammates. However, his teammates realize his lack of ability and that is craciback he is offered the steroids.

When Miles Manning, a successful high school football player, discovers his teammates are using steroids–and one of them is his best friend–he’s faced with a tough decision: