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Bryan Mealer
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BRYAN MEALER is the author of Muck City: Winning and Losing in Football’s Forgotten Town and the New York Times bestseller The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind, which he wrote with William Kamkwamba, in addition to the children’s book of the same title. He’s also the author of All Things Must Fight to Live, which chronicled his years covering the war in the Democratic Republic of Congo for Harper’s and the Associated Press. His work has appeared in the anthology Best American Travel Writing and was chosen for an Overseas Press Club Award Citation. He and his family live in Austin... Read More

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Muck City
Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town
Written by Bryan Mealer

Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $15.00

Selected for Common Reading: One Book One Community, Sarasota County (Florida)

The loamy black “muck” that surrounds Belle Glade, Florida once built an empire for Big Sugar and provided much of the nation's vegetables, often on the backs of roving, destitute migrants. Many of these were children who honed their skills along... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Muck City
Winning and Losing in Football's Forgotten Town
Written by Bryan Mealer

Format: eBook, 336 pages
Publisher: Crown Archetype
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

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