Rocket Man

  • by Pat Patterson
  • Narrated by Pat Patterson
  • 5 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

After moving to America, Nick Wideman - son of a Greek sprinter and an American pole vaulter - is dumbfounded when he is criticized by the black community and ostracized by whites for transferring to all-black Central High School in an attempt to join a nationally acclaimed 400-meter relay team, whose runners are so fast they are called Rocket Men.A school-boy's crush on pretty brown Mia Hunter only adds fuel to the fire as Nick battles reverse discrimination and stiff competition to make the team.

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This story has romance, action, suspense, and a bit of history. Patterson keeps you guessing, right when you think you have it figured out, there's a twist to keep you guessing right down until the end.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-20-2009
  • Publisher: Promagic Digital Media