Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court

by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld

In his first memoir written especially for young readers, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar focuses on his relationships with several important coaches in his life—including his father, his high-school coach, and Coach Wooden—as he tells the story of his life and career.

ISBN: 9780316555388

JLG Release: March 2018

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$17.30

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Grades 9 & Up

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12 books / $16.50 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780316555388

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Little, Brown

    Page Count

    256

    Authors

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld

    Awards & Honors

    School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Nonfiction
    Booklist Top 10 Diverse Nonfiction for Older and Middle Readers: 2018

    Genre

    Nonfic


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