Beckett 81

eBook (PDF), 147 Pages
(13 Ratings)
Price: $5.00
Beckett 81 is the story about one boy's struggles with growing up and fitting in. Johnny Beckett goes against his parents' wishes and tries out for Pop Warner football. He's punished for his actions, and thinks his life is ruined. But, after weighing his options, he realizes that it might just be the best thing that's ever happened to him.
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  • By joey.neilson
    Apr 12, 2010
    Easy and consistent story to follow with a very positive message. It's not that we make mistakes in life; it's how we go forward to better ourselves after making a bad choice that separates the wheat from the chaff. I will definitely give this book to each of my grandsons for their 10tth birthday.
  • By tromero
    Apr 11, 2010
    A great book for a 12 year old kid, or anyone who has ever been one. I just finished it and plan to read it with my boys. I look forward to reading additional books by this author.
  • By cathy Lewis
    Apr 8, 2010
    My 12 year old son and I read Beckett 81 and we both really enjoyed it. He plays hockey rather than football, but I think this book is relevant no matter which sport a kid plays. Hard work and determination pay off in the end. I like the basic family values running through the story also. And it is written in a way that kids can relate to the main character, Johnny. I believe it is a book that would appeal to 4th, 5th and 6th graders.
  • By ajcosgrove
    Apr 6, 2010
    This book has a great flow to it and will especially appeal to boys from 8 to 14. I really like the main character, Jonhhy Beckett, whose inner struggles are typical of an 11-12 year old boy. This book delivers a powerful message about how having a positive attitude and being respectful and obedient will actually get you further in the long run. I lent my copy to a 10 year old boy next door who, when he returned it, asked if he could borrow the sequel when it comes out.
  • By l_macero
    Apr 6, 2010
    This is a great book for kids and adults. I bought it for my nephew who, like Johnny Beckett, dreams of playing Pop Warner football. He's 7 and has been reading it with his Dad...both really enjoying the story!
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First Edition
Chris Buchholz
September 28, 2011
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