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Ball Don't Lie
Contributor(s): de la Peņa, Matt (Author)

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ISBN: 0385734255     ISBN-13: 9780385734257
Publisher: Ember
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Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: March 2007
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Annotation: Sticky is a beat-around-the-head foster kid with nowhere to call home but the street, and an outer shell so tough that no one will take him in. He started out life so far behind the pack that the finish line seems nearly unreachable. He's a white boy living and playing in a world where he doesn't seem to belong.
But Sticky can ball. And basketball might just be his ticket out . . . if he can only realize that he doesn't have to be the person everyone else expects him to be.
A breakout urban masterpiece by newcomer Matt de la Pen a, "Ball Don't Lie" takes place where the street and the court meet and where a boy can be anything if he puts his mind to it.

"From the Hardcover edition."

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Young Adult Fiction | Boys & Men
- Young Adult Fiction | People & Places - General
- Young Adult Fiction | Sports & Recreation - Basketball
Dewey: FIC
Age Level: 14-17
Grade Level: 9-12
Lexile Measure: 710(Not Available)
Physical Information: 0.65" H x 5.16" W x 8.03" (0.48 lbs) 280 pages
Themes:
- Demographic Orientation - Urban
- Locality - Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA
- Cultural Region - Southern California
- Geographic Orientation - California
- Cultural Region - Western U.S.
- Cultural Region - West Coast
Features: Ikids, Price on Product, Price on Product - Canadian
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 102348
Reading Level: 4.7   Interest Level: Upper Grades   Point Value: 10.0
 
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