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The Moves Make the Man (Newbery Honor Book)

ISBN13: 9780064405645
ISBN: 0064405648
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $7.99
Publisher: HarperCollins
Published Date:
Pages: 280
Average Goodreads rating: 3.69/5 (1071 ratings)

Reverse spin, triple pump, reverse dribble, stutter step with twist to the left, stutter into jumper, blind pass. These are me. The moves make the man. The moves make me.

Jerome foxworthy -- the Jayfox to his friends -- likes to think he can handle anything. He handled growing up without a father. He handled being the first black kid in school. And he sure can handle a basketball.

Then Jerome meets bix Rivers -- mysterious and moody, but a great athlete. So Jerome decides to teach bix his game. He can tell that bix has the talent. All he's got to do is learn the right moves....