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This is one of those books I enjoyed an extra amount because I really related to it.
No I was never a baseball star or town stud, but I did grow up in a similar town, I... Read more
after reading this book i became a huge fan of Will Leitch. he is an amazing writer. this book made me laugh, it;ll make you cry. Read morePublished on July 1, 2011 by acestarz
I'm a middle-aged woman who left Mattoon in 1980--almost just as soon as I finished giving my valedictory speech at MHS--and have worked in publishing in Boston, New York, and... Read morePublished on June 6, 2010 by J. A. Cason
This is by far one of the best books I have ever read!
It is humerous, insightful, and very memorable. It is easy to read, informational and introspective. Read more
" Catch " was a wonderful read. I love small town books because I'm from a small town! I was able to visualize the characters and their surroundings. Read morePublished on August 22, 2008 by KMG
I'm a big fan of Will Leitch's DeadSpin website (although he recently left for New York Magazine), and happened to notice that he'd also written a couple of books. Read morePublished on August 2, 2008 by CopyGal
I really enjoyed "Catch". Will Leitch realistically captured Tim and his friends. There were many similarities to people in my life. Read morePublished on March 6, 2008 by C. Bower
I thought overall the book was very amusing and great read for young adults, although the rape scene semmed very out of placePublished on March 12, 2007 by Q-Tip
While the story itself is a good idea, the execution is awful. This author cannot write. The cliches, the awkward sentences, the forced dialogue . . . Read morePublished on February 3, 2007 by Nicole