Hurricane Song by Paul Volponi

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When Miles?s mother remarries, Miles decides to move to New Orleans to be with his father. But he and his father are very different?Miles?s dad lives for jazz, while Miles?s first love is football. Then Hurricane Katrina hits, and the two must seek refuge in the Superdome. What would normally be a dream come true for a football fan, this safe haven turns into a nightmare when the power fails and gangs take over. And when his father decides to rebel, Miles must make a choice that will alter their relationship? and their lives?forever.


About Paul Volponi

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Paul Volponi ( is a writer, journalist, and teacher living in New York City. An ardent streetball player, Mr. Volponi drew upon his more than four decades of New York City court sense to write The Final Four.
Published June 12, 2008 by Speak. 156 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Children's Books, Nature & Wildlife, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Volponi leaves his usual basketball milieu behind and sets his story in New Orleans at the time of Hurricane Katrina, with football and music as his themes.

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