Now Reading: OPEN an autobiography by Andre Agassi

  • open_coverWho: Eastview students
  • What:  OPEN  by Andre Agassi  
  • When: 7:00 a.m. Thurs. January 9th
  • Where: Room C332
  • Also: Food will be provided
  • Why: Because, REAL MEN READ!

Far more than a superb memoir about the highest levels of professional tennis, Open is the engrossing story of a remarkable life.

Andre Agassi had his life mapped out for him before he left the crib. Groomed to be a tennis champion by his moody and demanding father, by the age of twenty-two Agassi had won the first of his eight grand slams and achieved wealth, celebrity, and the game’s highest honors. But as he reveals in this searching autobiography, off the court he was often unhappy and confused, unfulfilled by his great achievements in a sport he had come to resent. Agassi writes candidly about his early success and his uncomfortable relationship with fame, his marriage to Brooke Shields, his growing interest in philanthropy, and—described in haunting, point-by-point detail—the highs and lows of his celebrated career. (from BN.com)

Students – check with the Eastview Media Center and/or your local library to get a copy of this book.  You can also check your local bookseller or order your own copy online.

Get your copy of the book, read it, and then JOIN US for food (my treat) and discussion on THURSDAY, JAN. 9TH at 7:00 a.m. in Room C332.  Questions? See Dr. Beach in C338

Why? Because REAL MEN READ!

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