Power forward by Hena Khan

Cover of: Power forward | Hena Khan

Published by Salaam Reads in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Schools,
  • Families,
  • Honesty,
  • Middle schools,
  • Basketball stories,
  • Pakistani Americans,
  • Fiction

About the Edition

Fourth grader Zayd Saleem has some serious hoop dreams. He s not just going to be a professional basketball player. He s going to be a star. A legend. The first Pakistani-American kid to make it to the NBA. He knows this deep in his soul. It s his destiny. There are only a few small things in his way.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementHena Khan
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p.
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26956938M
ISBN 101534411992, 1536439347
ISBN 109781534411999, 9781536439342

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