Levi Edwards. Two-minute Drill (Book) : Lupica, Mike : Brainy Scott, a great kicker who otherwise struggles with football, and star quarterback Chris, who has dyslexia, team up to … In the book a boy named Scott loved football, he wasn’t good at it; Scott was smart when it comes to school. I've been looking for something just like this for my 9 yr old son. Shop Safely in Stores. Scott is in middle school and he absolutely loves football, his dad even cut a field in their backyard and chalked it with white paint and even had field goal post up. Summary- There is a new kid in town named Scott. I enjoyed this book from start to finish. Scott is a really good kicker and is afraid of telling Chris while on Chris's. He hates reading but loves sports. GREAT BOOK.LOVE THAT THIS KID,SCOOT,HOW DOESN'T GIVE UP ON WHAT HE WANTS TO DO,AND THAT IS PLAY FOOTBALL.THE ENDING IS THE BEST PART BECAUSE HE DOES A DROP KICK TO WIN THE CHAMPIONSHIP. He was the smartest person in class and answered all of the questions. Chris (the teams starting QB) eventually gets a leg injury with eight seconds left in the game. So Scott is his tutor if he wants to play football. Today he is a syndicated columnist for the New York Daily News, which includes his popular "Shooting from the Lip" colum. Written in English. Book Reviews . February 22, 2012 | History. In fact, the rest of the game builds to these final few moments. The two minute drill requires the entire offense to line up against the entire defense. But there was one kid that terrorized Scott when he joined the football team and that kid was Jimmy Dolan. We’d love your help. Unable to add item to Wish List. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates, Literature & Fiction for Children (Books). Start reading Two-Minute Drill (Comeback Kids Book 4) on your Kindle in under a minute. Scott ends up becoming best friends with Chris and Chris encourages Scott to join the football team. Over all of this he had a love for football even though he was very bad at it. Scott gets picked on a lot as school and one day Chris, the star player on the football team steps in and stands up for Scott. I was sure to order another in the series before he finished this one. The Two Minute Drill book. 1. Then Chris can’t read and is failing in school. There was not anything major that I disliked about the book because it felt very real and I enjoyed how it played out. Then to days later Scott invites Chris over. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Both are football books and both end up being really good books that i enjoyed. Refresh and try again. I liked everything about this book and how he had to face many struggles through out this book. The conflict of the book is that Scott gets bullied by Jimmy Dolan and wants to be good at football but isn't as good as everyone else. Scott Parry a sixth grader had just moved to a new town and didn't have any friends. Last edited by LC Bot. Your clothes and accessories should be conservative and neutral rather than wild and loud. Ships from and sold by Book Depository CA. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. I very much liked this book and wanted to keep reading it. It is by far one of my favorite sports books that I have read. So he put Scott in for the first time in the season. It starts by describing the game up to the last two minutes. Facebook. Pinterest. It was raining hard out. Two-Minute Drill: Mariota's number called early in Thursday Night showdown Marcus Mariota takes over for the injured Derek Carr, setting up a duel against another Oregon quarterback in … However, my problems with the book stem not from a generalized "meh, not for me", but from an active dislike of the problematic messages in the book. 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