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April 01, 2002
Recently published sport-themed children's books, and the lessons of life they offer.
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April 01, 2002

Book Learning

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Salt in His Shoes, by Deloris and Roslyn Jordan, and Kadir Nelson

PLOT
A young Michael Jordan is sad because he can't keep up with the bigger kids on the basketball court, but he cheers up when his mother promises that sprinkling salt into his sneakers will induce a growth spurt.

MORAL The parents of great players are weird.

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