Coach Carter

Coach Carter

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by Jasmine Jones
     
 

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When former Richmond High School basketball legend Ken Carter agrees to take over his alma mater's floundering team, he has the players sign a contract that demands good grades, perfect class attendance, and suits on game days. With Coach Carter at the helm, the Oilers' record soon stands at 12 and 0. But when the coach learns that some members of his team are

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When former Richmond High School basketball legend Ken Carter agrees to take over his alma mater's floundering team, he has the players sign a contract that demands good grades, perfect class attendance, and suits on game days. With Coach Carter at the helm, the Oilers' record soon stands at 12 and 0. But when the coach learns that some members of his team are cutting class and failing academically, he locks them out of the gym, incurring the wrath of the players, the school, and the community. Coach Carter's determination to adhere to his convictions puts his philosophy and his players' trust to the ultimate test.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060772529
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
12/14/2004
Series:
Amistad Series
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
379,434
Product dimensions:
4.18(w) x 6.75(h) x 0.37(d)
Lexile:
650L (what's this?)
Age Range:
13 - 12 Years

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