Freerunner ------What I ’ d Like The World To Read For Sports In celebration of the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games
Free runner <ul><li>By James  </li></ul><ul><li>Lovegrove </li></ul><ul><li>Y  LOV </li></ul>
Freerunner <ul><li>A book about how  </li></ul><ul><li>running saved a </li></ul><ul><li>father ’ s life. </li></ul><ul><l...
What is freerunning? <ul><li>Free running  is a form of urban acrobatics. </li></ul>
What is freerunning? <ul><li>Participants use </li></ul><ul><li>city and rural  </li></ul><ul><li>Landscape to  </li></ul>...
<ul><ul><li>What is the story about? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>From the roof top, Taj looks down at the city. </li></ul><...
<ul><li>decides whether Taj can save his father. </li></ul><ul><li>he spent on the way was one less second he had to reach...
Taj showed shock … <ul><li>23 minutes </li></ul><ul><li>“ No! ”  I yelled.  “ I can ’ t. It’s impossible. 23 minutes? Forg...
He showed determination <ul><li>19 minutes … </li></ul><ul><li>I didn ’ t even think about taking the lift. Too slow. </li...
He showed helplessness <ul><li>17 minutes … (when some gang members insisted that Taj ’ s father was involved because of h...
He showed courage <ul><li>1 minute … </li></ul><ul><li>I had to warn him. I had to give him a chance to escape, even if it...
Running out of time … <ul><li>Did he succeed?  </li></ul><ul><li>What happened at the last second?  </li></ul><ul><li>The ...
Find it Read it and Enjoy it  at Tampines Regional Library in Celebration of 2010 YOG!
Other books by James Lovegrove <ul><li>Ant God </li></ul><ul><li>Cold Keep </li></ul><ul><li>Dead Brigade </li></ul><ul><l...
Hope you have enjoyed it!
By Wang Yang 16,From Anglican High School (a volunteer of Tampinese  Rigional Library)
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  1. 1. Freerunner ------What I ’ d Like The World To Read For Sports In celebration of the Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games
  2. 2. Free runner <ul><li>By James </li></ul><ul><li>Lovegrove </li></ul><ul><li>Y LOV </li></ul>
  3. 3. Freerunner <ul><li>A book about how </li></ul><ul><li>running saved a </li></ul><ul><li>father ’ s life. </li></ul><ul><li>Now, let ’ s see what </li></ul><ul><li>the book is about … </li></ul>
  4. 4. What is freerunning? <ul><li>Free running is a form of urban acrobatics. </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is freerunning? <ul><li>Participants use </li></ul><ul><li>city and rural </li></ul><ul><li>Landscape to </li></ul><ul><li>perform movements </li></ul><ul><li>Through its </li></ul><ul><li>structure. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><ul><li>What is the story about? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>From the roof top, Taj looks down at the city. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>He knows a gangland hit has been ordered on his dad. </li></ul><ul><li>He knows he’s got just 23 minutes to stop it. </li></ul><ul><li>He knows he’s the best freerunner of the estate. </li></ul><ul><li>But … can he make it? </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>decides whether Taj can save his father. </li></ul><ul><li>he spent on the way was one less second he had to reach his dad. One second closer to his dad ’ s death. </li></ul><ul><li>gives Taj a different adventure. Facing obstacles,Taj showed shock,courage,and also helplessness. </li></ul>23min Every second Every minute
  8. 8. Taj showed shock … <ul><li>23 minutes </li></ul><ul><li>“ No! ” I yelled. “ I can ’ t. It’s impossible. 23 minutes? Forget it. ” </li></ul>
  9. 9. He showed determination <ul><li>19 minutes … </li></ul><ul><li>I didn ’ t even think about taking the lift. Too slow. </li></ul><ul><li>I went for stairs. </li></ul><ul><li>I jumped from one flight to the next. </li></ul><ul><li>So far, it was easy. </li></ul>
  10. 10. He showed helplessness <ul><li>17 minutes … (when some gang members insisted that Taj ’ s father was involved because of his own fault) </li></ul><ul><li>“ It ’ s just a rumour,what people are saying. Look, can I go now? You’ve had a word with me! ” </li></ul>
  11. 11. He showed courage <ul><li>1 minute … </li></ul><ul><li>I had to warn him. I had to give him a chance to escape, even if it cost my own life. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Running out of time … <ul><li>Did he succeed? </li></ul><ul><li>What happened at the last second? </li></ul><ul><li>The ending was so unexpected </li></ul><ul><li>The whole book was so meaningful and exciting that it will fascinate you! </li></ul>
  13. 13. Find it Read it and Enjoy it at Tampines Regional Library in Celebration of 2010 YOG!
  14. 14. Other books by James Lovegrove <ul><li>Ant God </li></ul><ul><li>Cold Keep </li></ul><ul><li>Dead Brigade </li></ul><ul><li>Free Runner </li></ul><ul><li>Kill Swap </li></ul>
  15. 15. Hope you have enjoyed it!
  16. 16. By Wang Yang 16,From Anglican High School (a volunteer of Tampinese Rigional Library)

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