|Statement||(Dorothy Una Ratcliffe).|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
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With Hoops Of Steel Paperback – Aug by Florence Finch Kelly (Author) See all 31 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 1. Ishmael and the Hoops of Steel is brilliantly written by Michael Gerard Bauer. The characters are fantastic, all perfect examples of kids you may have gone to school with (or been yourself). They are plump with life and realism, quirks, talents, weaknesses, eccentricities and varying abilities/5. Her first novel, With Hoops of Steel is said to have been based on an actual murder. It was made into a feature-length Florence Finch Kelly () grew up on farms in Illinois and Kansas and attended the University of Kansas.4/5. ishmael and the hoops of steel ishmael and the hoops of steel Ishmael has made it to the Senior School and things are really looking up. His nemesis and chief tormentor Barry Bagsley has finally decided to leave him alone, while his dream girl and chief goddess Kelly Faulkner has finally decided not to.
Hoops of Steel is a winner in every way. The first-person narration is spot-on; completely matter-of-fact yet insightful at the same time, with a healthy dose of humour thrown in. In keeping with the down-to-earth tone, serious themes (such as racism) are treated so calmly that all the fuss seems like no big deal.5/5(1). Shop at The Scholastic Store for the best books for children, educational resources for kids, crafts for kids, teachings resources and more. All purchases earn Scholastic Rewards for your nominated school. The Store, The Store, ISHMAEL & THE HOOPS OF STEEL, Ishmael has made it to the Senior School and things are really looking up. His nemesis and chief tormentor Barry Bagsley has finally. John Foley’s most popular book is Hoops of Steel. John Foley has 51 books on Goodreads with ratings. John Foley’s most popular book is Hoops of Steel. John Foley has 51 books on Goodreads . HOOPS OF STEEL Presentation by Andrew Kim, Andrew Boden, Aidan Sanders, Alex Fajardo, and Andrew Finke Conclusion By John Foley In conclusion, "Hoops of Steel" is a fun, entertaining, basketball book with many great characters, plot twists, and themes that can make you look.