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The moves make the man

Bruce Brooks

The moves make the man

a novel

by Bruce Brooks

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Published by HarperTrophy in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

1985 Newbery Honor Book.

Statementby Bruce Brooks.
SeriesTrophy Newbery
The Physical Object
Pagination280p.
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20945989M
ISBN 100064405648

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These are me. The moves make the man. The moves make me. Jerome foxworthy -- the Jayfox to his friends -- likes to think he can handle anything. He handled growing up without a father.

He handled being the first black kid in school. And he sure can handle a basketball. He has written several children's books including Everywhere, Midnight Hour Encores, Asylum for Nightface, Vanishing, No Kidding, and Throwing Smoke.

He has received the Newbery Honor twice, first for The Moves Make the Man in and then for What Hearts in /5(3). Jerome Foxworthy, 13, loves basketball and hates baseball: ""Bunch of dudes in kneepants standing up straight and watching each other do very little.

Here, Sir, I am throwing this sphere at you. Thank you, Sir, I believe I shall bop it with this stick."" Nonetheless, while watching a Little League game one day, Jerome is strangely drawn to the cool moves of a white kid playing shortstop (""he.

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