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Choker
Choker

Choker

12+

YOUNG ADULT FICTION

220 Pages, 6 x 9

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $11.95 (CA $16.95) (US $11.95)

Publication Date: May 2019

ISBN 9781945448287

Rights: WOR

Boutique of Quality Books (May 2019)
BQB Publishing

Price: $11.95
 
 

Overview

Mixing action, romance, and an inside look at basketball that young sports fans won't find elsewhere

Choker is a brilliant coming-of-age novel that immerses the reader in the drama of high school." - Readers' Favorite AwardsAuthor Bob Moseley writes fast-paced YA sports novels dripping with drama and realism.Be careful of what you wish for. Sixteen-year-old Mark Chamberlain always dreamed of playing in a state championship basketball game. But he never envisioned a nightmare performance that would bring utter humiliation and scar him as an outcast at school. Classmates begin to call Mark "Wilt" Chamberlain because he melts under pressure.To top it off, Mark's father won't come to his games. When it feels as though the world is against him, with the support of a beautiful girl, Mark tries to summon the inner strength and courage to be different -- just like legendary basketball star Wilt Chamberlain. With another basketball season beckoning, Mark is given a precious chance for redemption."An engrossing sports story. The game descriptions really put the reader in the action and ring true." - Literary Titan"The young adult reader will appreciate the action both on and off the court." - Verified review"I love it when you can feel the crowd." - Goodreads review

Author Biography

Bob Moseley is the author of Out of Bounds, a national Readers' Favorite award-winning sports mystery. In addition, he has written for Sports Illustrated, the New York Times, and Tennis magazine. He has also been honored with New England writing awards from the Associated Press, along with a first-place award for Children's Stories from Writers International Forum.