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Swish!: The Slam-Dunking, Alley-Ooping, High-Flying Harlem Globetrotters



by
Suzanne Slade
illustrated by
Don Tate

Edition
Hardcover edition
Publisher
Hachette Book Group
Imprint
Little, Brown BFYR
ISBN
9780316481670
POTENTIALLY SENSITIVE AREAS
Discrimination: Racial Insensitivity/Racism
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The true story of the high-flying Harlem Globetrotters -- the team that changed basketball forever.

In this book you will find one-finger ball-spinning, rapid-fire mini-dribbling, and a ricochet head shot!

You will find skilled athletes, expert players, and electrifying performers -- all rolled into one!

You will find nonstop, give-it-all-you've-got, out-to-win-it, sky's-the-limit BASKETBALL!

You will find The Harlem Globetrotters, who played the most groundbreaking, breathtaking ball the world had ever seen. With rhythmic writing and dynamic illustrations, Swish! is a celebration of the greatness, goodness, and grit of this remarkable team.Time line. Archival black-and-white photographs. “More about the Trotters.” Artist’s note. Selected sources. Full-color illustrations created digitally in Clip Studio Paint Pro and Photoshop.

POTENTIALLY SENSITIVE AREAS
Discrimination: Racial Insensitivity/Racism

Details

Format

Print

Page Count

40

Trim Size

9" x 11 1/2"

Dewey

796.232

AR

4.7: points 0.5

Genre

Nonfic

Scholastic Reading Counts

0

JLG Release

Mar 2021

Book Genres

Sports

Topics

History of the Harlem Globetrotters. National Basketball Association (NBA). African American basketball players. US basketball players. Discrimination in sports. Sports and recreation. US basketball history.

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