Gym candy by deuker, carl and a great selection of similar used, new and collectible books available now at abebookscom. Gym candy is an excellent read that i think would mostly apply to kids in high school, but anybody who plays football will definitely in enjoy this well written book carl deuker tells a story about mick and his experiences with vivid details and just the right words for you to feel like you're on the field in mick johnson's football cleats.
Gym candy summary and study guide supersummary, a modern alternative to sparknotes and cliffsnotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature this 47-page guide for “gym candy” by carl deuker includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 62 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of.
Written by carl deuker, narrated by kyle mccarley download the app and start listening to gym candy today - free with a 30 day trial keep your audiobook forever, even if you cancel. Gym candy is a great book for young adults who enjoy football these books showed tons of comparison to the outsiders because both main characters treaded there gang or there team like family. Carl deuker's novel gym candy details the rise and fall of high school football star mick johnson attending shilshole high school in seattle, washington, mick johnson is the son of mike johnson, a former college star and nfl player whose career was ended by an injury.
He starts going to popeye’s gym, where his trainer introduces him to steroids—gym candy—and then to “stacks,” mixes of pills and injections this cautionary tale, told in first person, is a methodical working out of the psychology of the high-school athlete willing to do anything to gain an edge.
Set in seattle, washington, gym candy tells the story of mick johnson a young football player who is pushed just a little bit to far mick started his football training at the age of four he was.