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Lucy tries basketball

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  • Running Time: 00:06 hrs
    Narrator: Heather Gould
    Orca Book Publishers, 2019
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.


  • Author: Bowes, Lisa

    Lucy and friends are out on the playground when they spot Ava playing basketball with her cousin Jermaine, a professional player. Jermaine calls the kids over for a lesson on the fundamentals of the game and how to play three-on-three When the kids finish, Jermaine invites them to watch him play in a pro game. Lucy, Ava and friends cheer on Jermaine and his teammates, keeping an eye out on the real court for the skills they learned at the playground. Lucy Tries Basketball is the fifth title in the Lucy Tries Sports series, following books about hockey, soccer, short track and luge. The series encourages children to get active and participate in sports and recreation. Also available in French as Lucy joue au basketball.

    Original Publisher: [Victoria], Orca Book Publishers
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781459828124
    Collection(s)/Series: TD Summer Reading Club 2021