Hoop City New York City

By Devon Scott

Summary

A basketball star, Darnell wants to be the leader of the basketball team but he needs to become more responsible, and lose his childish ways. He has a lot of obstacles to go through before he can achieve being on the right path.

List of Characters

Darnell

Coach

Mom

Leonard

Jessica

Manny

Milton

Gabriella

MIke

Character Analysis for Hoop City

Trait 1: Inconsistent

Evidence: " It felt good to be early, probably because I was late so often

Trait 2: Emotional

Evidence: " I couldnt tell her, though. I turned to look at her and there were tears in her eyes. I turned because if I kept looking at her, I would start crying."


Quote from or about character: " You're one of the most talented players I've coached, Darnell."

Theme

The theme is to be responsible and not to make bad decisions that lead to bad situations

Important Event

A important event is when Darnell was rushing to school so he wouldnt be late again and outside the school he caused a wreck that made damages that the school had try and fix it, he was sent home that day and the school had to make a decision if he was expelled or not.
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Recommendation

I recommend this book to people who loves sports and who wants to learn from bad choices and mistakes