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Slam

Nick Hornby

Hardcover

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (10/15/2007)
Paperback (9/16/2009)
Hardcover, Japanese (10/1/2009)
Paperback (10/7/2008)

Description

Just when everything is coming together for Sam, his girlfriend Alicia drops a bombshell. Make that ex-girlfriend--because by the time she tells him she's pregnant, they've already called it quits. Sam does not want to be a teenage dad.

There's only one person Sam can turn to--his hero, skating legend Tony Hawk. Sam believes the answers to life's hurdles can be found in Hawk's autobiography. But even Tony Hawk isn't offering answers this time--or is he? In this wonderfully witty, poignant story about a teenage boy unexpectedly thrust into fatherhood, it's up to Sam to make the right decisions so the bad things that could happen, well, don't.

Putnam Juvenile, 9780399250484, 304pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2007