Strong to the Hoop

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Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
People & Places - United States - African-American, Ethnic - African American, Children"s All Ages - Fiction - Ge
ContributionsLeslie Jean-Bart (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
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Open LibraryOL9539711M
ISBN 100606293701
ISBN 139780606293709

John Coy is the author of several award-winning books for children, including Strong to the Hoop, an ALA Notable Book and Night Driving, named one of the Best Books of by THE NEW YORK TIMES.

Around the World was inspired by Coy's lifelong passion for basketball. Mr.5/5(6). Strong to the Hoop is a picture book written by John Coy and illustrated by Leslie Jean-Bart. Strong to the Hoop is at first glance a story about basketball however once I began to read this book it became much more than that.

It starts off with James wanting so badly to be able to play with the older kids basketball game/5. About the Creators John Coy - Author is the author of several award-winning books for children, including Strong to the Hoop, an ALA Notable Book and Night Driving, named one of the Best Books of by The New York Times.

Around the World was inspired by Coy's lifelong passion for basketball. Strong to the Hoop. After dreaming and practicing, ten-year-old Strong to the Hoop book gets his big chance to play basketball with the older boys. Mixed media artwork illustrates the story of the game and Ja see all After dreaming and practicing, ten-year-old James gets his big chance to Strong to the Hoop book.

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[(Strong to the Hoop)] [Author: John Coy] [Jan] Paperback – January 6, out of 5 stars 3 ratings See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions5/5(3). Strong to the Hoop has won numerous children’s book awards, including an ALA Notable, Notable Books for a Global Society, and a “Choices” selection by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center.

His other award-winning books for children are Around the World, Night Driving, Vroomaloom Zoom, and Two Old Potatoes. Strong To The Hoop and/or Allie’s Basketball Dream as part of a focus on winter sports.

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Talk about what this phrase might mean. Encourage students to suggest what they think the book will be about. Discuss whether it might be fiction or nonfiction. A few weeks ago, Mr. Welsh told me to pick a “Good read” book.

I picked a book that looked interesting to me called “Hoop`s”, I choose this book because I am a fan and love the sport of basketball. This book turned out to be interesting because it taught some important skills that I 4/5().

Strong to The Hoop- Writing- Circular Ending - Duration: Kaitlyn Clement Debbie Allen Dancing in The Wings Read Aloud Book for Children. James, ten, makes the most of a sudden chance to run with the big boys in this hard-fought game of playground basketball.

Stepping onto the main court and told to guard Marcus, a head taller and hard as a rock, James looks bad at first; his uncertainty fades as he gets into the rhythm of the game, and at last it's his shot that makes the winning point.

Coy (Night Driving, ) tells the tale Author: John Coy. This eye-catching picture book blends photography and scratchboard drawings in a series of arresting mixed media collages. Coy's (Night Driving) tale describes a dream come true for James, a year-old tagalong who finally gets to play a game of four-on-four with the older boys.4/4(4).

Strong to the Hoop by John Coy and Leslie Jean-Bart Ten-year-old James thinks he’s too small to participate in a four-on-four basketball read more 12 Total Resources 4 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books. Strong to the Hoop - John Coy - Google Books When James is finally allowed to play basketball on the main court with the older boys, he has to prove he can hold his own.

It's Skins against Shirts, 4/5(4). John Coy's ``Strong to the Hoop'' is exactly that -- a book that drives hard and scores with a story of playground hopes, doubts and triumphs, combined with vibrant photo-based visuals.

It's the story of James, an undersized kid who suddenly finds himself called to /5(3). Strong to the Hoop is about is about a boy named James. He absolutely loves to play basketball.

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He and his brother go to the park a lot to play basketball. He is to young to play with his brother and his friends. Author: Jake Maddox Publisher: Capstone ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: Get Books.

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Children's Book Review: Strong to the Hoop by John Coy, Author, Leslie Jean-Bart, Illustrator Lee & Low Books $ (32p) ISBN This eye-catching picture book blends photography. Strong to the Hoop (Paperback) Average Rating: () out of 5 stars 3 ratings, based on 3 reviews. John Coy; Jean-Bart Leslie.

Walmart # $ $ 89 $ $ Out of stock. Book Format. Select Option. Current selection is: Paperback. This was such a cool book. James may be little, but when he gets asked to play ball /5(3). Picture books Juvenile materials Fiction Juvenile works Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coy, John, Strong to the hoop.

New York: Lee & Low Books, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: John Coy.

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Booksource is the premier trade book distributor to K school classrooms across the country. We offer discounted pricing, free shipping and unparalleled expertise and customer service. His work includes Strong to the Hoop, an American Library Association Notable Book, Night Driving, a Marion Vannett Ridgway Memorial Award winner and a Horn Book Fanfare title, Two Old Potatoes and Me, a Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book, a Nickelodeon Jr.'s Best Book of the Year, and a featured book on PBS Reading Rainbow, Vroomaloom Zoom, a book of excellence on the Children¹s Literature Choice.

Strong to the Hoop Lee & Low Books ISBN: (PB) ISBN: (Lib.) Directo al Aro ISBN: (HC). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

His work includes Strong to the Hoop, an American Library Association Notable Book, Night Driving, a Marion Vannett Ridgway Memorial Award winner and a Horn Book Fanfare title, Two Old Potatoes and Me, a Charlotte Zolotow Honor Book, a Nickelodeon Jr.¹s Best Books of the Year, and a featured book on PBS Reading Rainbow, and Vroomaloom Zoom, a Reviews:   Strong to the Hoop Read Aloud Amanda Webster.

Loading Unsubscribe from Amanda Webster. Children's book read aloud by Sweet Dulce - Duration: Sweet Dulce 1, views. Strong to the Hoop: Coy, John, Jean-Bart, Leslie: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart.

Books Go Search Hello Select your address 5/5(3). Genre: Picture Book, Beginning Readers: Page Count: Part of a Series. No: Age Level: 7 — 8 — 9 — 10 — up.

"A wonderful book—not just for basketball fans but for everyone."—Earvin "Magic" Johnson A good reporter can pick up a pen and chronicle the game of basketball, from its X’s and O’s to its personalities.

A great reporter can put down the pen and pick up the rock.5/5(1). Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): Strong to the Hoop.

ISBN of the winning item: What type of media is this winner?: Book. Winner Detail Create Date: Wednesday, Decem - Winner Detail Change Date.John's book Strong to the Hoop involved him in the National Basketball Association 's Read to Achieve program.

Strong to the Hoop was translated into Spanish as Directo al Aro four years later. The publisher asked that John write a book about basketball as it is played in countries all over the world.

That book became Around the World.Lee & Low Books John Coy's Basketball and Poetry Workshop p.2 LATEST BOOK I t was John Coy’s passion for writing and playing basketball that inspired me to create the text for the picture book STRONG TO THE HOOP [published by LEE & LOW BOOKS, ; $ Hardcover, ISBN ].

The story is about a young boy who has to.