|aSchooled / |cby Amar'e Stoudemire ; illustrated by Tim Jessell
|aNew York : |bScholastic Inc., |cc2013
|a139 p. : |bill. ; |c20 cm.
|aSTAT ; |v4
|aAfter the coach and principal approach Amar'e to join the school basketball team, Amar'e realizes the sport is different indoors than the street ball tournaments and he must prove to himself and his teammates he belongs on the team
Young Amar'e Stoudemire is back in the all-star basketball adventure--STAT: Standing Tall and Talented Eleven-year-old Amar'e Stoudemire has had a lot of success playing in tournaments and street ball. But now it's time to try out for his school's team. Amar'e is good enough to play with the older kids, and should probably be a starter. But the players that have been there the longest, generally get the most playing time. Amar'e must deal with helping his team in a different way than he's used to. Based on the life of All-Star NBA sensation Amar'e Stoudemire, who overcame many obstacles to become one of the most popular figures in sports today.