Friday, February 4, 2011

The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game by John Feinstein

John Feinstein, who is a real sportswriter, has written another book in his great series of sports-based mysteries. There is something for everyone in this book - sports, mystery and intrigue!

Teen sportswriters, Steve and Susan, are back again reporting on real sports events for their newspapers. The game this time is the very famous rivalry between West Point, the Army academy, and Annapolis, the Navy academy. The President of the United States, will also be at the game so the Secret Service if busy all week checking things out. Susan and Steve wonder if there is a real threat to the President at this game, since the agents seem to be getting very tense. And then, they stumble on a possible referee scandal.

John Feinstein's books are very real, since he knows the people and events he writes about very well.

Click here to read a free sample chapter of The Rivalry.