Author(s): Sarah Howden; Nick Craine (Illustrator)
Go courtside with the biggest stars and greatest games
5-Minute Basketball Stories is an action-packed collection of twelve tales about today's superstars, NBA legends, and the best basketball games of all time. From incredible game-winning dunks, to jaw-dropping world records, to edge-of-your-seat comebacks--each story is perfect for reading aloud in five minutes.
Ideal for young fans and future stars, 5-Minute Basketball Stories includes:
- Steph Curry overcoming doubts to score 17 points in five minutes of overtime
- Kevin Durant setting a Guinness World Record in India along with over 3,000 kids
- LeBron James clinching the NBA Championship for the Cleveland Cavaliers for the first time ever
- Steve Nash surprising opponents with his fast "seven seconds or less" playing style that changed basketball
- James Naismith using two peach baskets and a couple ladders to invent the world's fastest-growing sport
- Michael Jordan making his legendary "Last Shot" in a must-win game for the Chicago Bulls
- Candace Parker picking up basketball at age 13 to become the best WNBA player of all time
- The US Dream Team of the world's best basketball players learning from a shocking loss to win Olympic Gold in 1992
Plus Yao Ming, Andrew Wiggins and Shaquille O'Neal and more...