The Basket Counts (Google eBook)

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Dec 19, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 300 pages
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On-court hostility threatens Mel's place on the team Mel Jensen is new to the Titans basketball team, but he knows he could be a vital part of the starting lineup-if only two other players would give him a chance to show his stuff. But Caskie and Stoney seem bent on ignoring him, and Mel knows it's because he's black. Should Mel fight fire with fire, or should he try to get along, if only for the sake of the team?
  

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User Review  - Bridger Jensen - Goodreads

It was a good sports book. All fifth grade boys who like sports will like it. It is easy to read. Read full review

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User Review  - David - Goodreads

I read a lot of Matt Christopher books as a kid in the late 60s and early 70s. I'm reading (and re-reading) some now to check them out for my 8 year old son. I came into this recalling that the ... Read full review

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The 1 Sports Series For Kids MATT CHRISTOPHER
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Matt Christopher is the best selling name behind more than 100 sports-themed books for young readers.

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