Home-Field Advantage by Justin Tuck

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Imagine the toughest, meanest-looking, strongest NFL player you can. Now imagine him growing up while being bossed around and pushed around by his five older sisters. The comical scenes are endless and Justin shows that toughness comes in all forms. Illustrations from newcomer Leonardo Rodriguez to make a picture book that appeals to a wide audience.

About Justin Tuck

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Justin Tuck was born in Coosa County Alabama and went on to play for Notre Dame College. He is currently a Pro-Bowl defensive end for the New York Giants. This is his first book for children.
Published August 30, 2011 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. 40 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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In this tale of sibling good intentions gone awry, they administer a haircut and Tuck emerges as a rather young example of male pattern baldness, or, as his sister tells their appalled mother, “We didn’t mean for it to turn out like a reverse Mohawk.” It’s a pleasing story, easy and enjoyable to ...

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Tuck, an NFL football star and literacy advocate, makes his children's book debut with an upbeat autobiographical tale.

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