Otis, Willie, and Hibernia are three children with a lot in common: they've all lost a loved one, they each have secret dreams, and they won't stop fighting for what they want. And they're also a lot like their hero, famed boxer Joe Louis. Throughout this moving novel, their lives gradually converge to form friendship, family, and love. Their trials and triumphs echo those of Joe Louis, as he fights to become the heavyweight boxing champion.
Batendo o ponto: uma colherada de humor na hora do cafezinho é um livro que veio para divertir, mas também para fazer pensar. É composto de contos curtos (às vezes curtíssimos) escritos por três escritores de estilos diferentes, cada um com a sua pegada, e que formam um painel do mundo profissional de hoje. Todos os contos de pura ficção, mas que…
Andrea Pinkney masterfully weaves in factual information about Joe Louis and actual radio commentary from his fights, enriching the narrative of this uniquely rendered and beautifully written novel.
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