Publisher description for The real slam dunk / by Charisse K. Richardson ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.

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Marcus is excited! His class is about to meet a professional basketball player, just what Marcus plans on being when he grows up. But his hero says some surprising things about school and sports. In this engaging chapter book an African American boy learns to turn his hoop dreams into realistic, achievable ones.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Basketball -- Fiction.
School field trips -- Fiction.
Role models -- Fiction.
Life skills -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.