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Pick-up game
a full day of full court
1st ed.
edited by Marc Aronson and Charles R. Smith Jr

Published 2011 by Candlewick Press in Somerville, Mass .
Written in English.

About the Book

A series of short stories by such authors as Walter Dean Myers, Rita Williams-Garcia, and Joseph Bruchac, interspersed with poems and photographs, provides different perspectives on a game of streetball played one steamy July day at the West 4th Street court in New York City known as The Cage.

Table of Contents

Step into the arena -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Cage run -- Walter Dean Myers
Next -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Laws of motion -- Bruce Brooks
My boys -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Mira mira -- Willie Perdomo
Wild cats -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Virgins are lucky -- Sharon G. Flake
El profesor -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Practice don't make perfect -- Robert Burleigh
The fire inside -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
He's gotta have it -- Rita Williams-Garcia
Back in the day -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Head game -- Joseph Bruchac
24/7 -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
Just Shane -- Adam Rapp
Represent -- Charles R. Smith, Jr.
The shoot -- Robert Lipsyte
Afterword -- Marc Aronson.

Edition Notes

Young Adult


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PZ5 .P55 2011

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170 p. :
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