On Point
On Point
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On Point

Written by Hena Khan & illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
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From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the second book in an exciting new chapter book series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom. Now that Zayd has made the Gold Team, he’s hustling hard and loving every minute of the season. But when team starts to struggle, Zayd can’t help wondering if it has something to do with him. Even worse, his best friend Adam suddenly starts acting like he doesn’t care about basketball anymore, even though they are finally teammates. He stops playing basketball with Zayd at recess and starts hanging out with other kids. Then, Adam up and quits the Gold Team to play football instead. While his uncle’s wedding preparations turn life into a circus at home, Zayd is left on his own to figure things out. He has to decide how to still be friends with Adam and step up to fill the empty shoes he left on the court. Does Zayd have what it takes to be on point and lead his team back to victory?

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781534412019
    Publication Date
    May 29, 2018
    Page Count
    144
    Reading Age
    7 - 10 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2017051760
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1534412018
    Lexile® Level
    650L
    ATOS® Book Level
    4
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    2
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    195540
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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