The Scorpio Races
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Source:Scholastic Press, Volume 1st, New York, p.409 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3619 .T5353X S36 2011
Keywords:American, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Horses--Fiction, Horses--Juvenile fiction, Love stories, Love--Fiction, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, Racing--Fiction, Racing--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Nineteen-year-old returning champion Sean Kendrick competes against Puck Connolly, the first girl ever to ride in the annual Scorpio Races, both trying to keep hold of their dangerous water horses long enough to make it to the finish line.
Awards: Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2012; Lexile measure 840; Ages 13 and up