By Walter Dean Myers
“Cutting people out of your life is easy, keeping them in is hard.”
Interesting fact to know
Author Walter Dean Myers uses his own Harlem background experience to make a story of a young basketball player coming of age and trying to make it on the unforgiving courts of the city.
-Walter Dean Myers is an Newbery award winning author.
-A winner of The Coretta Scott King award
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Thousands of young teens and young adults read this book through out the country. It tells you how many basketball players around the country did the same thing as Greg "slam".
Note: School work comes before sports because without good grades you wouldn't be able to sports nor get a good job.