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High school football and mystery overlap as private detective Pete Hamilton is called upon to investigate the disappearance of a student at Permian High School. As Pete digs into the case, he delves deeper into Odessa's underbelly, eventually unearthing connections to the highest levels of Odessa's establishment--both in and out of football. Will he put his life on the line to stop the corruption in Odessa? Odessa is from Texas Fridays, an EPIC Press series.

Interest Level Grade 6 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JUV032030, JUV030060, JUV045000
Genre Fiction, Young Adult
Copyright 2017
Division EPIC Press
Imprint EPIC Escape
Language English
Number of Pages 208
Season 2016-12-15
ISBN 9781680764956, 9781680765519
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey Fic
Dimensions 5.75 x 8.5
Lexile 700
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 4.8
ATOS Interest Level UG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 188631
Accelerated Reader® Points 5.0
Features Reviewed

Texas Fridays – School Library Journal

This new series explores the fanfare of high school football, following the stories of different players from cities all over Texas. The diverse backgrounds and authentic struggles of these players, including relationship drama and family pressures, make the characters relatable and the plots engaging. These books are written at a sixth grade reading level, though they are longer than most hi-lo books, and some mature content makes them appropriate for high school readers.

Author: Sam Moussavi