The Perfect Shot

The Perfect Shot

By Elaine Marie Alphin

Carolrhoda Books, Hardcover, 9781575058627, 360pp.

Publication Date: February 20, 2007

Brian uses basketball to block out memories of his girlfriend and her family who were gunned down a year ago, but the upcoming murder trial and a high school history assignment force him to face the past and decide how far he should go to see justice served.

About the Author
ELAINE MARIE ALPHIN (1955-2014) was the author of many acclaimed novels for teen readers, includingSimon Says and Counterfeit Son, winner of the Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Mystery. She also wrotenumerous books for younger readers and more than two hundred articles for children's magazines.