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The Sixth Man (The Triple Threat, 2)

The Sixth Man (The Triple Threat, 2)


The Sixth Man (The Triple Threat, 2)

About the Book

Perfect for sports-loving kids and fans of books by Mike Lupica, book two in the Triple Threat series delivers a hard-hitting account of prejudice and perseverance on the basketball court.

Product Details

On sale: September 6, 2016
Age: 10 and up
Grade: Grades 6-8
Page count: 304 Pages
ISBN: 9780385753531
Reading level: Lexile: 760L | Fountas/Pinnell: Y

Author Bio

John Feinstein is the author of many bestselling books, including A Season on the Brink and A Good Walk Spoiled. His books for young readers offer a winning combination of sports, action, and intrigue, with Last Shot receiving the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best young adult mystery of the year. He lives in Potomac, Maryland, and on Shelter Island, New York, with his family. Follow him on twitter @JFeinsteinBooks.


"Suspenseful and well-dramatized sports action scenes...Solidly drawn, both on and off the court." - Kirkus Reviews

“The realistic social situations are interspersed with sports strategy, practices, and
plenty of action. Fans will cheer for more of Alex’s story as he inches closer to spring and the dugout.” — Booklist