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Andre Anderson is an African American teenager with a bright future. He loves to play basketball. He loves to hang out with his friends. He loves to laugh. Andre has skills, brains, and heart. He also has a dream. Then he is viciously attacked. Now everything he ever believed about the world has been called into question. Even his deadly jump shot. How can a man get up when he has been unjustly beaten down? Andre is about to find out. Andre is The Hoopster.

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He lands a dream internship at a magazine, and just after he's given the chance to write a feature article, he's viciously attacked. Now everything he ever believed in is called into question.

About the Author

Alan Lawrence Sitomer is California's 2007 Teacher of the Year. In addition to being an inner-city high school English teacher and professor in the Graduate School of Education at Loyola Marymount University, Mr. Sitomer is a nationally renowned speaker specializing in engaging reluctant readers who received the

2004 award for Classroom Excellence from the Southern California Teachers of English and the 2003 Teacher of the Year honor from California Literacy. Homeboyz is the final volume in his young adult trilogy of novels that began with The Hoopster and Hip-Hop High School. Alan is also the author of Hip-Hop

Poetry and The Classics, a text used in classrooms across the United States to engage disengaged students.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786849109
Author:
Sitomer, Alan Lawren
Publisher:
Jump at the Sun
Author:
Sitomer, Alan Lawrence
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Basketball
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Basketball
Subject:
Teenage boys
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Violence
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Basketball
Copyright:
Edition Description:
TradePB
Publication Date:
20060231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7 up to 17
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.625 x 5.1875 in 5.52 oz
Age Level:
from 18

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