Lone Runner (Lorimer Sports Stories) (Library Binding)

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Lone Runner (Lorimer Sports Stories) (Library Binding)


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Set in a diverse neighborhood, this book follows Michaela as she goes from a solitary runner to an athlete who contributes to the success of her cross-country team. Discouraged by an incident at her mostly-white summer camp, Michaela comes into her own as part of her racially diverse school track team. Focusing on themes of persistence, friendship and overcoming rivalries, this book illuminates traits of connection, empathy and forgiveness.

Distributed in the U.S by Lerner Publishing Group

DIRK McLEAN is the author of children's picture books, the Sports Stories novel Not Out, and Team Fugee and Tournament Fugee in Lorimer's Soccer United: Team Refugee series. He has also written radio drama and stage plays that have toured southern Ontario elementary schools. Dirk was born in Trinidad & Tobago and now lives and works in Toronto.
Product Details ISBN: 9781459415942
ISBN-10: 1459415949
Publisher: Lorimer Children & Teens
Publication Date: August 1st, 2021
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Lorimer Sports Stories