The Distance

The Distance

eBook - 2012
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CJ just blew the half-mile relay for his track team, but the race on his mind is the one that's happening off the field in this short story from all-star author Jacqueline Woodson.

This short story from the collection Guys Read: The Sports Pages is a winner.

Publisher: Walden Pond Press, 2012.
ISBN: 9780062243560
006224356X
Branch Call Number: eBook
Characteristics: 50 p.
Additional Contributors: Axis 360 (Firm)

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JCLBeckyC Apr 15, 2019

I wanted to know more about the home lives of the boys in this story. Their parents were introduced and then, bang, it's over. This felt more like the first chapter in an interesting novel than a short story. But then again, I'm a middle-aged couch potato. Kids with an interest in sports, especia... Read More »


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JCLBeckyC Apr 15, 2019

I wanted to know more about the home lives of the boys in this story. Their parents were introduced and then, bang, it's over. This felt more like the first chapter in an interesting novel than a short story. But then again, I'm a middle-aged couch potato. Kids with an interest in sports, especially track, will probably overlook my complaints and enjoy this story by the inimitable Jacqueline Woodson.

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