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Lucy Tries Basketball

by Lisa Bowes, contributions by Heather Gould
edition: Audiobook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: basketball, imagination & play, new experience

Lucy and friends are out on the playground when they spot Ava playing basketball with her cousin Jermaine, a professional player. Jermaine calls the kids over for a lesson on the fundamentals of the game and how to play three-on-three When the kids finish, Jermaine invites them to watch him play in a pro game. Lucy, Ava and friends cheer on Jermai …

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Camp Average: Double Foul

by Craig Battle
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 2 to 6
tagged: basketball, humorous stories, friendship, camping & outdoor activities

It’s a new summer at Camp Avalon—which Mack and his friends still affectionately call Camp Average. After last season’s big baseball victory, camp director Winston wants to continue the winning streak. So he’s launched a competitive program for elite athletes—including a new group of girl campers.
When Winston enters his charges in a hi …

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The Wizenard Series: Season One

created by Kobe Bryant, by Wesley King
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 12
tagged: basketball, fantasy & magic

#1 New York Times Bestseller
A USA TODAY Bestseller
A People Magazine pick

Reggie has never felt destined for greatness. He dreams about basketball brilliance all day and night, but the hard truth is that he's a benchwarmer for the West Bottom Badgers, the worst team in the league. Even their mysterious new coach, Rolabi Wizenard, can't seem to help …

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The Wizenard Series: Season One, Collector's Edition

Granity Studios

created by Kobe Bryant, by Wesley King
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 18
  • Grade: 4 to 12
tagged: basketball, fantasy & magic

The next installment in Kobe Bryant's #1 New York Times bestselling Wizenard series is now available in a limited deluxe edition! This edition has an incredible velvety texture that perfectly matches The Wizenard Series: Training Camp.

Reggie has never felt destined for greatness. He dreams about basketball brilliance all day and night, but the hard …

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Run and Gun

by Eric Howling
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 10 to 13
  • Grade: 3
tagged: basketball, prejudice & racism

Fourteen-year-old Griffin Finch attends school on scholarship and is struggling to stay on the basketball team. Knowing he has to step up his game, Griffin spends the summer playing basketball on a street court for a team called the Running Rebels in the hardscrabble Toronto neighbourhood of Regent Park. Griffin's hoop skills are taken to the next …

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Dressed to Play

by Jennifer Manuel
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 10 to 13
  • Grade: 3
tagged: basketball, girls & women

Fourteen-year-old Jordan lives for basketball — she is a star player on her school team, and aspires to play women's college/pro basketball like her basketball heroes. But the people around her have been changing. Wyatt, the star of the boys' basketball team, and his teammates call her Jordan the Jock, hinting that she is less of a girl for being …

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Lucy joue au basketball

by Lisa Bowes, illustrated by James Hearne
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: imagination & play, new experience, basketball
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