a boy dunks a basketball into the net

Never Give Up

by Young Authors Program Editor and Nicholas Dozier Author

This new book from the Young Authors Program tells the story of Nick, a talented young athlete in middle school in Atlanta. Nick plays basketball and football, until one day he tears his ACL during a football match. Nick is heartbroken, and worries he'll never be able to play again, and that his dreams of making it to the NBA and the NFL are over. But through perseverance and training, Nick builds his skills and fitness levels back up and tries out for the basketball team again. Will it be enough?