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Hoops

Author: Walter Dean Myers
Publisher: New York : Laurel-Leaf Books, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A teenage basketball player from Harlem is befriended by a former professional player who, after being forced to quit because of a point shaving scandal, hopes to prevent other young athletes from repeating his mistake.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers
ISBN: 0440938848 9780440938842
OCLC Number: 405423652
Notes: "Laurel-leaf books."
"Based on an original screenplay by John Ballard with additional material by Dennis Watlington"--Title page verso.
Description: 183 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Walter Dean Myers.

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A teenage basketball player from Harlem is befriended by a former professional player who, after being forced to quit because of a point shaving scandal, hopes to prevent other young athletes from repeating his mistake.

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