The Mighty Macs

is based on the incredible true story of the 1971-72 Immaculata College all girls basketball team that started in obscurity but became the original Cinderella story in women’s basketball. Leading lady Carla Gugino (Mr. Popper’s Penguins, Spy Kids) plays coach Cathy Rush, a sassy 23-year-old tomboy whose life has been filled with a series of setbacks. David Boreanaz (Bones) and award-winning actress Ellen Burstyn also star. The film hits theaters October 21st.

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About The Author

C. J.'s love of reading began when she was a kid dragging home bags of books from the library. When she was twelve she started dreaming about becoming a published author. That dream came true when her first novel Thicker than Blood won a national writing contest. It became the first book in the Thicker than Blood series, which also includes Bound by Guilt, Ties that Bind, and Running on Empty. She has also written Jupiter Winds and Jupiter Storm the first and second books in the Jupiter Winds series. Her children's fantasy Alison Henry and the Creatures of Torone has also been well received. C. J. lives in Pennsylvania with her whippets, two tabby cats, and a Paint mare named Sky.