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Game Changers

Game Changers

A Benchwarmers Novel

The Benchwarmers Series (Volume 2)

John Feinstein

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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Trouble is about to tip off for Jeff and Andi’s sixth-grade basketball teams in Game Changers, a standalone second book in the middle-grade Benchwarmers series by #1 New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein.

From a new coach’s flagrant racism to a teammate’s endless sabotage, best friends Andi Carillo and Jeff Michaels start basketball season mired in controversy.

To make matters worse, the local media smells more than one juicy story. Will Andi and Jeff be able to help each other power through and find a way to put both their teams back on track?

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Andi Carillo had been looking forward to this day since early fall.

She’d spent the soccer season proving to her coach and many of her teammates that a sixth-grade girl could not only compete against boys but...

Praise for Game Changers

"Feinstein’s game descriptions are tight and exciting . . At the end the drama moves from basketball court to food court . . . and even to the courtroom . . . Both young jocks show that when the pressure is on, they’ve got game in life as well as hoops." --Kirkus Reviews -

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John Feinstein

John Feinstein is the author of more than thirty books, including two #1 New York Times bestsellers: A Season on the Brink and A Good Walk Spoiled. He is also the author of numerous books for young readers. His first young adult mystery, Last Shot, won the Edgar Allen Poe Award. John also works for the Washington Post, the Golf Channel, Sirius XM Radio and Comcast Sportsnet.

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Christine Feinstein

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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