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Long Shot for Paul

Long Shot for Paul

by Matt Christopher Illustrated by Karen Meyer Swearingen
Paul, a thirteen-year-old mentally disabled boy, is taught coordination and how to make friends when his brother teaches him to play basketball.
Ages
8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Lexile Measure
630L
DRA
24
Guided Reading
M
Publisher
Little Brown and Company
Number of Pages
155

About the Author and Illustrator

Matt Christopher Matt Christopher was a gifted athlete as a youth and became interested in writing at age fourteen. He has written more than one hundred books as well as nearly three hundred short stories and article.
Karen Meyer Swearingen

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