Rap and read along with today's freshest hip-hop artists, the poets of a new generation, as they impart positive life lessons. An original CD recording of the song is packaged with each book. In And the Winner Is..., a young basketball player learns the importance of both winning and losing gracefully. By exploring themes of good sportsmanship, humility, and belief in oneself, LL Cool J's story reveals the invaluable lessons that apply both on and off the court. The powerful messages of the text and the original, unforgettable songs will resonate with kids in a fun, hip, and educational way.