What if school was sports, and sports were school? A talented teen athlete questions realityaand the role she plays in itawhen a mysterious injury upends her world. Athletics are everything for eighth-grader KT Sutton. Sheas a softball star, and sheas on track to get a college scholarship and achieve international fame. Then one day during a championship gameain the middle of an important playashe suddenly blacks out. When she wakes up, sheas in a different world. One where school is class after class of athletic drills, and after-school sports are replaced by popular academic competitions. One where KT is despised for her talent, and where her parents are fixated on her brotheras future mathletics career rather than KTas softball hopes. KT is desperate to get back to reality as she knew it, but bits and pieces of disturbing memories and dreams make her wonder if something truly awful happened there. What if sheas lost something a lot more important than a softball game? From New York Times bestselling author of Sent and Sabotaged, an engaging and highly relevant exploration of societyas debate of smarts versus sports.What if school was sports, and sports were school?
|Author||:||Margaret Peterson Haddix|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2012-10-16|