Ten-year old James tries to hold his own and prove himself on the basketball court when the older boys ask him to join their game. Lively prose and striking illustrations deliver an important message about determination.
Educator Christine Boardman Moen’s lively adaptation of John Coy’s
award-winning title. The readers’ theater script for this performance can be downloaded here (PDF).
Also available in Spanish
as Directo al Aro.
Strong to the Hoop Lee & Low Books ISBN: 978-1-58430-178-3 (PB)
ISBN: 978-1-880000-80-9 (Lib.)
Directo al Aro
ISBN: 978-1-58430-082-3 (HC)
ISBN: 978-1-58430-083-0 (PB)