Keeper (MP3 CD)

By Mal Peet, Christopher Lane (Performed by)
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Description


In a small newspaper office in South America, Paul Faustino, a veteran sports reporter, begins an exclusive interview with El Gato, the World Cup-winning soccer phenom. Over the course of the long night, El Gato tells the story of how an unspectacular teenager in a poor logging town became the world's most accomplished goalkeeper. It is a tale filled with tension, hunger, and magic, set in a mythic corner of the jungle. But above all it is a tale about El Gato's ghostly, but very real mentor: the Keeper.

A well-written, fast-paced sports story that addresses far more than just the sport itself. "School Library Journal"

This haunting tale is full of sports action...An unusual and compelling story. "KLIATT.

About the Author


Mal Peet is the author of the Carnegie Medal-winning novel TAMAR, as well the three novels starring reporter Paul Faustino. He lives in Devon, England.

Christopher Lane has received four Earphones Awards from "AudioFile" magazine as well as four Audie Award nominations. His narration of "Charlie Wilson's War" earned him an Audie Award for unabridged nonfiction for in 2004.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781455800674
ISBN-10: 1455800678
Publisher: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: February 28th, 2011
Language: English