Hometown Legend

Hometown Legend

Book - 2001
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Athens City, Alabama, is a town that lost its heart the day the high school football team lost the state championship and suffered a tragedy. The town that once enjoyed superstar status has fallen on hard times. Now, years later, the former coach returns to head up one final season aided by a local who tells the story with a fresh voice.
Publisher: New York : Warner Books, c2001.
ISBN: 9780446529020
Characteristics: 303 p. ; 24 cm.


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larrydu822 Sep 24, 2012

I really enjoyed this book. It appeared to follow that typical inspirational sports story outcome, but Jenkins gave it a nice twist in the end.


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FavouriteFiction Oct 31, 2009

Former football coach Buster Schuler returns to his hometown after being away for 12 years and takes on the challenge of leading a broken high school football team to glory.


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