Carolrhoda Books

H.O.R.S.E.: A Game of Basketball and Imagination

One day at the basketball court, two kids, a familiar challenge--H.O.R.S.E.?But this isn’t your grandmother’s game of hoops. Not when a layup        from the other side of the court                     standing on one foot                               with your eyes closed  is just the warm-up.Around the neighborhood, around the world, off Saturn’s rings, the pair goes back and forth. The game is as much about skill as it is about imagination. A slam dunk from multhe pair goes back and forth. The game is as much about skill as it is about imagination. A slam dunk from multi-award-winning author/illustrator Christopher Myers, H.O.R.S.E. is a celebration of the sport of basketball, the art of trash-talking, and the idea that what’s possible is bounded only by what you can dream.A 2013 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Honor Book read more