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Ten Thousand Tries by Amy Makechnie – Book Review

 

Title: Ten Thousand Tries
Author: Amy Makechnie
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Release Date: July 13, 2021

Golden Maroni is a soccer fanatic, and there is no one this 8th grader worships more than Lionel Messi. With soccer season just around the corner, Golden works tirelessly to master the sport and reach the milestone of ten thousand hours of practice. He even tries to apply the concept of “ten thousand” hours to his da