Michael Oher didn't have much going for him. As one of thirteen children born to a mother addicted to crack, he didn't know his real name, his father, his birthday, or how to read and write. Then in step the Tuohy's, an evangelical Christian family with a big heart who offer Michael a home, an education and the support he needs to achieve his dreams. Read the inspiring true story behind the Hollywood film.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 352 Vendor: WW Norton Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 8.3 X 5.5 (inches) ISBN-13: 9780393338386 Availability: In Stock
Soon to be a major motion picture starring Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw, "The Blind Side" tells the inspirational story of Michael Oher, a homeless black teen who, with the help of his new family, coaches, and tutors, becomes a star football player and first-round NFL draft pick.