||A coming-of-age novel about a small-town football player and his post-high school romantic adventures in the larger world.
||Football could provide Willy Keeler with an escape from his rural West Texas hometown, but his relationships with--and expectations of--his girlfriend Hanna, her high-school principal father, his lonely mother, and his coach could complicate his need to make plans for the future, in a coming-of-age novel. A first novel.
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||A novel on Willy Keeler, a high-school football hero in Texas. A naive sort, Keeler is introduced to the gritty side of life by Ramona, a sexy older woman with underworld connections.