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Point guard

Lupica, Mike, author.

New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2017]

265 pages ; 22 cm.

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Gus is excited for basketball this year, but he is disappointed to find that his team's center, Steve Kerrigan, likes poking fun at him for his Dominican heritage, telling him to go play baseball instead. Then, when the team gets a new player--a girl and one of Gus' best friends--things get more complicated. Gus starts questioning if he belongs in this town and school at all.

Reading Counts: Level 5.3 / 12.0 Points / 70613.

Lexile: 810L

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ISBN:

9781481410038

LC Call No:

PZ7.L97914 Po 2017

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Lupica, Mike, author.

Title:

Point guard / Mike Lupica.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

265 pages ; 22 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Series:

A home team novel

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 1/1/2017

Summary:

Gus is excited for basketball this year, but he is disappointed to find that his team's center, Steve Kerrigan, likes poking fun at him for his Dominican heritage, telling him to go play baseball instead. Then, when the team gets a new player--a girl and one of Gus' best friends--things get more complicated. Gus starts questioning if he belongs in this town and school at all.

Target Audience:

810 Lexile.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.3 12.0 70613.

Subject:

Basketball--Fiction.

Subject:

Friendship--Fiction.

Subject:

Prejudices--Fiction.

Subject:

Dominican Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

School sports--Fiction.

SAE:PersonlName:

Lupica, Mike. Home team novel.

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