The Basket Counts (Google eBook)
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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Review: The Basket CountsUser 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
Review: The Basket CountsUser 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