The Fastest Runner
Authors: Eleanor, Robins
Genres: Realistic Fiction
Topics: Teen Topics, Sports, School Life
Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing
Grade: 6 - 12
Synopsis: Theme: hi-lo, young adult, fiction, high school life, moral decisions. Ben has a dilemma because he's failed math but wants to go out for track. The coach checks all grades, but Ben's grades are confused with Ed's because they both have the same last name. Should Ben tell the truth about his grades and miss out on the chance to run track? Meet the students of Carter High—they are a diverse group of teens from a variety of backgrounds. Each eBook features a character embroiled in a typical high school dilemma. Topics are involving and pertinent to young adult readers: romance, sports, friendship, exams, work, family. In just 48-pages, even your least motivated readers can easily finish.