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Fiction Ages 9-12
Pages: 0
Themes: "Harness racing, gambling, racism, friendship"
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: 01/Oct/2009
Lexile Level: 660L
Fry Reading Level: 3.1
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Travis and his best friends Ryan and Jasper live for the thrill of watching their horses race. When a thief starts hacking off the tails of Standardbred horses stabled at Blackdown Park, suddenly the track isn't such a great place to hang out. Things get even more unpleasant when a troubled girl comes between Travis and his friends. Travis has to make some tough choices, but how can he stand by his friends when he no longer trusts them?

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