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Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
FSG Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780374301361320 Pages, Ages 12-18
The scoreboard had been designed in Japan, and our town had bought it a year ago to record Fremont’s glorious football victories and track triumphs. From the bleachers where I stood with seven hundred screaming students...
Praise for Losers Take All
“Klass creates an uproarious soccer spectacle that's fun to imagine, but it's the message behind this underdog team, one of acceptance and forgiveness, that will stick with readers after the Losers play their final heroic game.” —Publishers Weekly
“The depiction of jock culture at 'Muscles' High is disturbingly accurate, and Jack's and Becca's familial struggles are well-played. There is a lot to like here: humor, social commentary, and what it means to be a winner.” —Kirkus Reviews