Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 6 - 8Grades 1 - 4n/a3.543685
John Coy turns to the high-stakes world of high school basketball in this fast-paced YA novel.

Liam has just been bumped up to starter on the varsity basketball team, and the pressure's on. With the girls' team heading to State, the boys' team is under even greater scrutiny than usual in Liam's small midwestern town. When the team's coach starts counting on the power of prayer---and enforcing teamwide participation---Liam finds himself in a spotlight that's more nerve-racking than any trip to the free-throw line. In trying to stand up for what's right, Liam is forced to stand up for himself---against his teammates, his fellow students, and even his parents.
Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages
Published on February 1, 2010 by Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN-10: 0545174163
ISBN-13: 9780545174169
1 Book Review
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    basketballover 10 years
    I love basketball and that is why i chose this book because the way the other describes it really tells the story. I can't wait to start reading it