Source:Scholastic Inc., Volume Point signature, New York, p.266 (1996)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3563 .Y48 S53 1996
Keywords:Afro-Americans--Fiction, Basketball--Fiction, Coretta Scott King Award, 1997, High schools--Fiction, Prejudices--Fiction, Schools--Fiction
Summary: Sixteen-year-old "Slam" Harris is counting on his noteworthy basketball talents to get him out of the inner city and give him a chance to succeed in life, but his coach sees things differently.
Lexile measure 750;ages 12-up; book level 4.5; realistic fiction