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Eyes on the Goal

4 for 4 (Volume 2)

John Coy

Square Fish

Just before they’re due to start middle school, Diego, Gig, Jackson, and Isaac, four sports-loving friends, all attend the same weeklong soccer camp. Diego is an experienced soccer player, and Gig has a natural ability for the sport he never realized. But Jackson and Isaac are split into another group of players—a group with younger, smaller kids. For the first time, both boys aren’t the stars of their team. In fact, they can’t seem to get a handle on soccer. At the same time, Jackson is having a hard time getting a handle on his mom’s deepening relationship with her boyfriend, and her suggestion that they move in with him. And Gig is worried about his father’s deployment to Afghanistan.
 
Here is a story about how life, like sports, can be unpredictable, frustrating, and exhilarating.

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EYES ON THE GOAL by John Coy | Kirkus Book Reviews
Read the Kirkus Review of EYES ON THE GOAL . School's out, fifth grade is over and best friends Jackson, Gig, Isaac and Diego are off to soccer camp.
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • John Coy

  • John Coy is the aware-winning author of picture books (including Night Driving, illustrated by Peter McCarty), young adult novels, and the 4 for 4 middle-grade series. He live in Minneapolis and travels to schools nationaly and internationally. Visit him online at www.johncoy.com.
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Eyes on the Goal

4 for 4

John Coy

CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI)
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Square Fish

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