The Blind Side

Michael Lewis


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In the book behind the Academy Award–winning film, we first meet Michael Oher as one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack. He does not know his real name, his birthday, or how to read or write.

He takes up football, and school, after a rich, white, evangelical family plucks him from the streets. Then two great forces change him: the family’s love and the evolution of professional football itself into a game in which the quarterback must be protected at any cost. Oher becomes the priceless package of size, speed, and agility necessary to guard the quarterback’s greatest vulnerability: his blind side.

Language English
ISBN-10 978-0-393-33838-6
ISBN-13 978-0-393-33838-6
No of pages 399
Font Size Medium
Book Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
Published Date 17 Nov 2009

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Author : Michael Lewis

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