Los Angeles finally has a football team, but they have never won more than 4 games in a single season. Not to mention the team is nearly bankrupt. So when Shawn Young is asked by is teacher Mr. Valadente to try a new betting website he is surprised. Mr. Valadente then instructs him that every week he is to pick the Los Angeles Rockets to beat their opponent. Shawn is surprised but soon finds out that the Rockets continue to win. Yet suspicious things are going on, like how every team that plays the Rockets is always missing a player or coach.
Zinc Truman puts a 13 year old boy through everything that most humans experience in a life time in only 6 months. Doubt, Surprise, Winning, Money, Betrayal, Loss, and Revival.
Zinc Truman lives in New Jersey and first started writing books when he was 10. "Gamble" is his first novel.