Outcasts united : the story of a refugee soccer team that changed a town / Warren St. John.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Angier Public Library||J B MUFLEH Stj (Text)||33632002713072||Juvenile Biography||Available||-|
|Boone Trail Branch||J B MUFLEH Stj (Text)||33630004984345||Juvenile Biography||In process||-|
|Harnett County Main Library||J B MUFLEH Stj (Text)||33630004616616||Juvenile Biography||Available||-|
|Harnett County Main Library||J B MUFLEH Stj PBK (Text)||33630004631532||Juvenile Biography||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780375990335
- ISBN: 037599033X
- ISBN: 9780385741941
- ISBN: 0385741944
- ISBN: 9780385741958
- ISBN: 0385741952
- Physical Description: 226 pages ; 22 cm
- Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2012.
Publisher and paging may vary.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Luma -- Beatrice and her boys -- "Small town... big heart" -- Alone down south -- The Fugees are born -- "Coach says it's not good" -- Get lost -- "I want to be part of the Fugees!" -- Figure it out so you can fix it -- Meltdown -- "How am I going to start all over?" -- Alex, Bien, and Ive -- Trying again -- The Fifteens fight -- Go Fugees! -- Gunshots -- The "soccer people" -- Playing on grass -- Who are the kings? -- Showdown at Blue Springs -- Coming apart -- Hanging on at home -- The Dikoris -- "What are you doing here?" -- Halloween -- The Fifteens' final game -- My rules, my way -- Tornado cup.
This young people's version of the adult bestseller Outcasts United: An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One Woman's Quest to Make a Difference, is a story about the Fugees, a youth soccer team made up of diverse refugees from around the world, and their female coach, Luma Mufleh. Clarkston, Georgia, was a typical southern town until it became a refugee resettlement center. The author explores how the community changed with the influx of refugees and how the dedication of Lumah Mufleh and the entire Fugees soccer team inspired an entire community.
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A/R 6.7 middle grades+ 9 points.
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 6.7 9 153633.
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