Did you ever play a sport that interfered with school? Did you have trouble keeping good grades?
In the book, ''Take Your Best Shot'' written by Coy John, Jackson a 12 year old boy is trying to play basketball, keep good grades and not get into trouble.
This is hard for him because of all the changes that have happened in the past year. One of the biggest changes was that his mom got remarried.
conflict: person vs self
While this was going on, his best friend Isaac “who was the best basketball player on the team” decided to join the tournament basketball team halfway through the season.
Now, Jackson,Dante,Spencer and Gig, his other teammates, have to play in the playoffs without their best player. If you like action on and off the court then this is the book for you.