“implicit savageries…”

Andrew Forbes’ The Gamechanger is a powerful work from a point-of-view — that of the scout, the talent evaluator — which is not often seen or done convincingly, as it is here. A story about fathers and sons, about fate, and about the implicit savageries that lurk at the heart of the sports we love and the teams we cheer for. This is wonderful, raw writing.

— Craig Davidson, author of Rust and Bone and the Giller Prize-nominated Cataract City
 
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