Synopses & Reviews
The seven members of an all-Jewish basketball team, barnstorming in Depression-era America, confront the prejudices of the nation, as well as their own souls, in a wry and ardent road novel. "A tale of much more than sport. Rosen gives us a sometimes agonizing, often hilarious journey through American history, and a poignant account of what keeps a man running."--CHICAGO TRIBUNE
An all-Jewish basketball team barnstorms across Depression-era americanca, confronting prejudice and point-shaving in this “some-times agonizing, frequently hilarious” novel (Chicago Tribune) by “the games foremost chronicler” (Wall Street Journal).