The Resource I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger

I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger

Label
I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
Title
I beat the odds
Title remainder
from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The football star made famous in the hit film "The Blind Side" reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth. While many people are now familiar with Oher's amazing journey, this is the first time he shares his story in his own words
Title
I beat the odds
Creator
Contributor
Summary
The football star made famous in the hit film "The Blind Side" reflects on how far he has come from the circumstances of his youth. While many people are now familiar with Oher's amazing journey, this is the first time he shares his story in his own words
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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373027
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 796.332092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV939.O44
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
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from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
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from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond
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by Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
Label
I beat the odds : from homelessness, to the blind side, and beyond, Michael Oher, with Don Yaeger
Publication
Contents
Reaching back -- Begging and bumming: life in Hurt Village -- Life at home -- The day they took me away -- Life in the system -- Running back -- Escape from St. Joseph's -- "Home" again -- MJ and me -- Big Tony and Steve -- The road to Briarcrest -- High school -- Finding a family -- Finding football -- Miss Sue -- Rebel with a cause -- The draft -- On Raven's wings -- The blind side -- A different kind of fan mail -- Breaking the cycle -- Ways to get involved
Control code
5483568
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 250 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592406128
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010045531
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn635459394
  • (OCoLC)635459394

Library Locations

    • Centerville Branch LibraryBorrow it
      206 Gunn Road, Centerville, GA, 31028, US
      32.623901 -83.690582
    • Nola Brantley Memorial Library / Warner RobinsBorrow it
      721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins, GA, 31093, US
      32.6189 -83.607292
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