Slam, a book published in 1996 was written by an African-American author named Walter Dean Myers. Walter Dean Myers is a pioneer of young adult fiction. His stories are about urban teens and the obstacles they face. In this case the novel I'm writing about today, slam, is about 17 year old Greg Harris also known as Slam.
[...] So he goes on with it and after a while his grades improve dramatically allowing him to continue playing on the basketball team at his new school. Another conflict Slam is faced was his best friend from his old school carver starts dealing crack. This may not seem like a conflict for Slam because its not him that has to do the worrying but unfortunately Slam cares for him to much to let him waste his life like that. Slam has no idea that Ice is dealing crack until Mtisha spills the info but he keeps quiet, but then he sees at for himself at an after party after the big game against Carver and Latimer. [...]
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