Poetry comes alive on the basketball court. Feel the rough roundness of the ball. Celebrate the soaring freedom of the dunk. Savor the moment when all eyes focus on the long three-pointer.
In dynamic words and pictures, award-winning author Robert Burleigh and Caldecott Honor-artist Stephen T. Johnson capture the energy and passion that electrifies every moment in a game of hoops.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - khanai - LibraryThing
I read this book to a group of second graders and the boys loved it. I had them draw me a picture of what they thought could describe this book and almost all the boys had draw similar pictures. They ... Read full review
HOOPSUser Review - Kirkus
Clumsy writing mars this otherwise breathless, evocative tribute to top-speed playground b-ball. Johnson demonstrates his brilliant technical versatility, switching from the photo- realistic stills of ... Read full review