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  • Title: Million-Dollar Throw
  • Author: Mike Lupica
  • ISBN: 9780399246265
  • Page: 155
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica asks the question If a million dollars was at stake, could you make the throw Nate Brodie is nicknamed Brady not only for his arm, but also because he s the biggest Tom Brady fan He s even saved up to buy an autographed football And when he does, he wins the chance for something he s never dreamed of to throw a pass through a 1 New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica asks the question If a million dollars was at stake, could you make the throw Nate Brodie is nicknamed Brady not only for his arm, but also because he s the biggest Tom Brady fan He s even saved up to buy an autographed football And when he does, he wins the chance for something he s never dreamed of to throw a pass through a target at a Patriots game for one million dollars.Nate should be excited But things have been tough lately His dad lost his job and his family is losing their home It s no secret that a million dollars would go a long way So all Nate feels is pressure, and just when he needs it most, his golden arm begins to fail him Even worse, his best friend Abby is going blind, slowly losing her ability to do the one thing she loves most paint Yet Abby never complains, and she is Nate s inspiration He knows she ll be there when he makes the throw of a lifetime.Mike Lupica s latest sports novel is also his most heartwarming Lupica s football action engages, and his delineation of the athlete s thought process and emotional highs and lows of competition feels visceral and real Kirkus Reviews Lupica explores the themes of believing in yourself and handling pressure Teens who love sports fiction will find this book a rapid, enjoyable read VOYA Lupica injects plenty of suspenseful sports action into the plot and creates a cast of uniformly likable characters whose faith in teamwork and in each other ultimately earns handsome rewards for all A natural for graduates of Matt Christopher s sports stories Booklist
    Million Dollar Throw New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica asks the question If a million dollars was at stake could you make the throw Nate Brodie is nicknamed Brady not only for his arm but also because he s the big

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    1. Lupica doesn t disappoint his fans me in this story set right here in the fictional Western Mass town of Valley A star quarterback on his 8th grade football team and a huge Tom Brady fan, Nate lives for the game.His family is feeling the effects of the bad economy, with his parents scrambling to pick up jobs so they don t lose their house He also has Abby, his best friend, who is facing a rare eye condition that is slowly taking her sight Nate wins the opportunity to try and win one million doll [...]

    2. What would you do with 1 Million dollars Would you help a close friend going blind Would you give the money to your family in need You may have jokingly thought of buying an expensive car, but what would you really do Well that s the questions Nate Brady Brodie in Million Dollar Throw faced Nate Brodie has the chance to throw the football what he does best through a 20 inch target from 30 yards away Not to mention this isn t some high school football field this is Gillette stadium, where million [...]

    3. Personal Response I really enjoyed this book because it was about football and I like watching football It showed that anyone can win a prize I really enjoy reading books like these because they re exciting.Plot A boy named Nate was on the school football team and he had a friend named Abby Nate really likes watching football with his dad and wanted to get this signed Tom Brady football His parents said that he can get it and they would pay for half of it Nate finally got enough money to buy the [...]

    4. I would give Million Dollar Throw by Mike Lupcia 5 out of 5 because of the way he showed friendship, Nate s love for football, and all of the cliffhangers.The friendship between the main character, Nate and his best friend Abby is extremely noticeable Some ways that you can notice this is how Abby goes to ever one of Nate s football games Even though she can t always see them because she is losing her vision Also, Abby is very into art, so she made an art studio in her old playroom Nate is mostl [...]

    5. DID NOT HAVE THE EXACT BOOK I READ, WENT WITH A SIMILAR BOOKThe first book that I chose to read as Heat, by Mike Lupica, and overall, I thoroughly enjoyed the book This reading is a fictional sports work, overshadowed with a significant political issue Michael, a superb baseball player and the main character of the book, who was eventually questioned about his age by other coaches, because he was incredible considering his young age However, he was not a legal citizen, and there came the conflic [...]

    6. I liked this book because the whole book was just as interesting as the first page and how he over comes challenges to win the game

    7. Just to start of saying one reason I may think this is really good over others is that I m a Patriots fan so I could relate very well to Nate the protagonist Anyway the book starts off when Nate buys a Tom Brady signed football and was chosen as the lucky winner to have a chance at a million dollars At Gillette Stadium in front of thousands of Patriots fans,players, coaches and other at halftime have to throw a football threw a tiny hole 50 yards away At the same time as this his best friend Abb [...]

    8. Million Dollar Throw by Mike Lupica was an amazing book It is about two main characters, Nate Brodie and Abby McCall Nate is an amazing quarterback, and Abby is an outstanding artist But their lives aren t what you would call perfect Nate s parents are having trouble keeping their house, so they are both working two jobs to try to save it Abby s family is doing fine financially, but she has retinitis pigmentosa, an eye disease that is wearing away at her peripheral vision Abby enters Nate into a [...]

    9. Nate Brodie has always been nicknamed Brady after Super Bowl Champ quarterback Tom Brady because of his magnificent and accurate arm This book contains everything you could want in a book from sports action, suspense, and all the way to family drama in between Nate soon finds out that his arm may lead him to the best thing that his family has received in a while and all he has to do is just throw a long and accurate pass at midfield of the biggest sporting event in American history, the NFL Supe [...]

    10. Mike Lupica is one of my favorite author because most of his books are about sports I like to play and watch sports This book is about a boy who is 13 years old named Nate Brodie who s idol is Tom Brady, a quarterback for the New England Patriots Nate is also the starting quarterback on his football team His friends and teammates have nicknamed him Brady Nate finds football is a way to get away from his daily responsibilities of school, friends and his family When he takes a trip to a sports sto [...]

    11. This book is about a boy named Nate who is in the 8th grade and is really good at playing quarterback He has a friend named Abby who convinces him to enter a contest to make a throw for a million dollars Nate wins the contest and the makes the throw for a million dollars the gives to Abby so she can fix her eyes and so she can see again.Personally I really like this book because it is not that hard to read and it is perfect for people in 7 9 grade This book also shows that no one is perfect beca [...]

    12. Million Dollar Throw by Mike Lupica Nate has the football arm NFL recruiters only dream about But when his best friend Abby hooks him up with a chance of a lifetime, suddenly his arm won t cooperate Everything is on the line, and if Nate s arm fails him, he will not only let himself down, but everyone he loves This novel rocks First of all, it feels realistic I mean, most of us know what it s like to live in a house that is tight on money and doesn t have a lot of extra cash to throw around Some [...]

    13. Nate Brodie is probably the best thirteen year old quarterback in all of Boston, but he would need than skill to make a throw like this Nate has been given a chance to make a throw into a twenty inch target at Gillette stadium with thirty million people watching for one million dollars Although this is than just a normal million dollar throw His dad lost his job and almost their house, and his best friend Abby is going blind His whole life is leading up to this throw Will he make it I recommen [...]

    14. the main character is Nate Brodie Brady a quarterback he loves football I like it because he won the raffle for million dollar throw I don t like it because the story is too short, and it should be longer.

    15. I would definitely recommend this book I don t really like football that much, but I still really enjoyed reading about the struggles of each game and what Nate did on every play I especially loved Nate and Abby s friendship and Nate s mom was really cool The plot was really good and I liked how the author included a period where Nate got benched because I feel like a lot of athletes can relate to that I haven t ever read a book where someone was going blind, so it was interesting to hear what i [...]

    16. I really enjoyed this book a lot especially because it s about sports I really like how the author put in detail in the little things to make the book good I would recommend this book to people who likes sports

    17. i personally think this is a good book i recommend it to everyone who likes sport books it could have been a better book i think but overall like i said it is a good book

    18. In the book, Million Dollar Throw, by Mike Lupica, the main character is a boy named Nate Brodie Nate and his parents live in Valley, Massachusetts His dad worked real estate and his mom didn t have a job, but his dad lost his job so then the mom had to get one, and the dad had to find two jobs Money is real tight now in their household, but Nate has a chance to win a million dollars, so their family is lowkey hoping he wins the million dollars, but they pretend like they don t want it so he wo [...]

    19. The book I will be reviewing is titled The Million Dollar Throw This book is written by author Mike Lupica who has written many other sports related stories Some parts of this story may be sad for some readers because there is times of adversity that have to be overcome There isn t anything graphic about these parts of adversity, it just may be a little sad for some audiences The age group to read this book and other mike lupica stories is most likely much younger than a 10th grader There isn t [...]

    20. Personal response I really liked this book and I really like this author I have read one other book by him Even though I liked QB1 better, I still really liked this one, too I got really into it and hoped that when the time came he was able to make the million dollar throw Plot The Million Dollar Throw is about a boy named Nate Brodie He is the star quarterback for his team even though he is only thirteen years old Football is his life He loves the game His favorite NFL team is the New England P [...]

    21. Another one of Mike Lupica s great sports stories These books are always fun to read and I ve enjoyed them for many years I plan on reading

    22. 1 Like Flowers in SpringThe main character of this story is named Nate Brodie He is described in this book as a fantastic quarterback who could throw a football pretty darn well More importantly one of his main features in this book is that he is a very noble and is a player that shows a lot of sportsmanship on the field On page 4 it says, because if you played on a team with Nate Brodie, if he was the one throwing you the ball, you knew enough not to do some kind of crazy touchdown dance afterw [...]

    23. Million Dollar Throw by Mike Lupica is a book about at young boy named Nate Brodie who is an aspiring quarterback for his local pop warner team He is in eighth grade and is in my opinion a little over confident He has a best friend named Abby She is also an eighth grade and is in Nates opinion the most prettiest girl in school The story takes place in a small town in Massachusetts Nate and his family are going through some tough times at during the story, and aren t sure where to turn next They [...]

    24. I loved this book because his throwing went down hill and somehow his throwing went up hill I would recommend this book to kids who want to be QB If you love the book left out this book would be perfect for you This book is about a kid names Brodie but everyone calls him Brady because how well he can throw but all of a sudden his throwing goes down hill Read to find out if he makes the throw

    25. The book Million Dollar Throw is about a boy named Nate and he is a huge football player For his birthday he used his saved up money to buy a Tom Brady autographed football At the store that he bought the football at he signed up for a contest that gives you the chance to throw a football thirty yards and try to make it through a hole If you make the throw the winner gets a million dollars Nate s name was drawn and on Thanksgiving night at the New England Patriots field he will get the chance to [...]

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