Mick Johnson is determined not to make the same mistakes his father, a failed football hero, made. But after being tackled just short of the end zone in a big game, Mick begins using agym candy, a or steroids. His performances become record-breaking, but the side effects are terrible: Mick suffers aroid rage, depression, and body acne. Gym Candyas subject matter is just as hard-hitting as its football scenes. Youall find yourself unable to look away as Mick goes down a road that even he knows is the wrong one to travel.Mick Johnson is determined not to make the same mistakes his father, a failed football hero, made.
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2008-09-22|