Paralyzed (Google eBook)

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Orca Book Publishers, Nov 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 176 pages
19 Reviews
Linebacker Reggie Scott is forced to deal with the repercussions of an incident that shakes his belief in the game he loves. When he is persecuted by angry fans for being a "dirty" player, Reggie is forced to confront his own guilt and decide whether he can continue to play his senior season and beyond.

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User Review  - Duncan - Goodreads

Paralyzed is a story about a middle line backer named Reggie Scott. In the beginning of the story, he intercepted a pass thrown into his general area, and the tight end that the ball was intended for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Taylor Groom - Goodreads

Reggie Scott is playing the game he love when unexpectedly he is hit, he's ok but the player that hit him is not ok. the player so hit him was injured and all the fans blame Reggie for the injury so he has to the decide if you want to keep playing football or quit the game forever. Read full review

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chapter six
chapter seven
chapter nine
chapter ten
chapter eleven
chapter twelve
chapter thirteen
chapter fourteen
chapter fifteen

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About the author (2008)

A sportswriter, columnist and sports editor for newspapers in Western Canada over a 20-year period, Jeff Rud is now a reporter for the Victoria Times Colonist, covering provincial politics in the British Columbia legislature. He has written both sports fiction and non-fiction. Born in Red Deer, Alberta, Jeff now lives in Victoria, B.C., with his wife, Lana, a middle school teacher, and their two children.

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