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J Is for Jump Shot: A Basketball Alphabet (Sleeping Bear Alphabets)
Illustrated by Mark BraughtFrom the first jump ball and its humble beginnings at a YMCA with a couple of peach baskets, to the final buzzer and the glam of an NBA slam, basketball bounces onto your bookshelves with J is For Jump Shot. As with the other Sleeping Bear sports titles (7 titles and over 400,000 in print) it is the perfect introduction to the game. Whether reluc ...more
Hardcover, 36 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Sleeping Bear Press
(first published 2005)
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An alphabet book with basketball terms? Sign me up for the great read! While it may not be your traditional alphabet book, the author does a good job of giving us a general description of the term on one page, then a more detail description on the other. I really enjoyed reading this book, because the coach in me loves to see basketball broken down into it's smallest elements, then put back together!
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