By John Feinstein
New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein investigates a covert op on the Army-Navy soccer online game during this interesting activities mystery.
The Black Knights of military and the Midshipmen of military have met at the soccer box given that 1890, and it’s a competition like no different, full of tradition.
teenager activities journalists Stevie and Susan Carol were busy at West aspect and Annapolis, studying the avid gamers and coaches—and the key carrier brokers. because the president might be attending the sport, protection may be tighter than tight. Weeks and months were spent on education and making plans and reporting to get all of them to this second. but if video game day arrives, the refs aren’t the one ones crying foul. . . .
John Feinstein has been praised as “the top author of activities books in the US this day” (The Boston Globe), and he proves it back during this fast moving novel.
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Mostly logistics and paperwork,” Dowling answered. “We’ve got to get IDs and run background checks on every player, coach, trainer, manager, you name it, who will be on the field with the president. ” “Yeah, that’s one thing you need to watch,” Cantelupe said. Dowling looked at him for a moment to see if he was joking and seemed to decide he wasn’t. ” Cantelupe looked a little embarrassed. “When I was a plebe, a buddy of mine from back home wanted to go to the game, but I’d used up all my tickets,” he said.
And Stevie was anxious for the game to begin. He’d almost lost sight of the game itself amid all the threats and intrigue that had been swirling around. It’d make a great story once it was all over, he felt sure. But a lot still had to happen in the next few hours. ” Stevie asked. “We have to deliver a gun,” Dowling said. FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE PALESTRA The Army-Navy misadventure began innocently enough, a chance for Stevie to do the two things he enjoyed most in life: being a sportswriter covering a big event and hanging out with Susan Carol.
KNOPF This is a work of fiction. All incidents and dialogue, and all characters with the exception of some well-known historical and public figures, are products of the author’s imagination and are not to be construed as real. Where real-life historical or public figures appear, the situations, incidents, and dialogues concerning those persons are fictional and are not intended to depict actual events or to change the fictional nature of the work. In all other respects, any resemblance to persons living or dead is entirely coincidental.
The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game by John Feinstein