Power Forward (Zayd Saleem: Chasing the Dream series)
From the critically acclaimed author of Amina’s Voice comes the first book in an exciting new middle grade series about a scrawny fourth-grader with big dreams of basketball stardom.
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. As tryouts for the Gold Team approach, will Zayd find the courage to stand up for himself and chase his dream?