Book: Matt De La Pena «Ball Don't Lie»

Ball Don't Lie

-

ISBN: 0385734255

Купить за 994 руб на Озоне

Другие книги автора:

КнигаОписаниеГодЦенаТип книги
Curse of the AncientsFrom the publishers of Spirit Animals and The 39 Clues and the mind of James Dashner, # 1 New York Times bestselling author of The Maze Runner. Action, humor, and real history collide in the Infinity… — Scholastic, Infinity Ring Подробнее...2015560бумажная книга

Matt de la Peña

Matt de la Peña is an American novelist who writes literature for young adults.

Contents

Biography

This Californian native received his BA from University of the Pacific where he attended with a basketball scholarship. He then received his MFA in creative writing from San Diego State University. To date, de la Peña has written four young adult books, one children's book, as well as short fiction which has been featured in various journals. He currently resides in Brooklyn, New York, where he teaches creative writing courses at New York University.

Books

  • Ball Don't Lie (2005) Named a 2006 ALA-YALSA Best Book for Young Adults and an ALA-YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers, and was developed into a motion picture in 2008 featuring Ludacris, Nick Cannon, and Emilie de Ravin.
  • Mexican White Boy (2008) Named a 2009 ALA-YALSA Best Books for Young Adults (Top Ten Pick), and was featured on the 2008 Bulletin for the Center of Children's Literature Blue Ribbon List.
  • We Were Here (2009) Named a 2010 ALA-YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, a 2010 ALA-YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers.
  • I Will Save You (2010) Named a 2011 ALA-YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers and a Junior Library Guild Selection.
  • A Nation's Hope-The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis (2010) (illustrated by Kadir Nelson) Received starred reviews from Booklist, Publishers Weekly and School Library Journal.

References

External links

Источник: Matt de la Peña

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ball Don't Lie — is a feature film directed by Brin Hill. It is an adaptation of the novel of the same name, written by Matt de la Peña. It stars AND1 Mix Tape team member Grayson Boucher, AKA The Professor . The film premiered at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival… …   Wikipedia

  • Don't Hate the Player — Warehouse 13 episode Episode no. Season 3 Episode 6 Directed by Chris Fisher Writte …   Wikipedia

  • Don Dixon (musician) — Don Dixon (born December 13, 1950)[1] is a record producer, songwriter, musician, bass guitarist, and very occasional actor. He is originally from South Carolina. Contents 1 Biography 2 Production credits 2.1 …   Wikipedia

  • Ball culture — Cross dressing History of cross dressing Breeches role · Breeching Travesti · In film and television …   Wikipedia

  • lie — 01. The child admitted he had [lied] when the stolen toy was found in his room. 02. The policeman told the driver to get out of his car, and [lie] on the ground. 03. Masa is a really honest guy who would never [lie] to his girlfriend. 04. Why don …   Grammatical examples in English

  • List of Dragon Ball Z episodes — The first volume of the individual DVD compilations of Dragon Ball Z released in Japan. Dragon Ball Z (ドラゴンボールZ(ゼット), Doragon Bōru Zetto?, c …   Wikipedia

  • List of Dragon Ball episodes — First volume of the Dragon Ball DVD series, released by Toei Entertainment on April 4, 2007 Dragon Ball is the first in a trilogy of anime adaptations of the Dragon Ball manga series by Akira Toriyama. Produced by Toei Animation, the anime series …   Wikipedia

  • Dragon Ball Z : liste des épisodes — Liste des épisodes de Dragon Ball Z Cette page présente la liste des épisodes de la série télévisée Dragon Ball Z qui est la suite de la série Dragon Ball. Sommaire 1 1. Un mystérieux guerrier 2 2. Le passé de Sangoku 3 3. Une équipe de ch …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste Des Épisodes De Dragon Ball Z — Cette page présente la liste des épisodes de la série télévisée Dragon Ball Z qui est la suite de la série Dragon Ball. Sommaire 1 1. Un mystérieux guerrier 2 2. Le passé de Sangoku 3 3. Une équipe de ch …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste des episodes de Dragon Ball Z — Liste des épisodes de Dragon Ball Z Cette page présente la liste des épisodes de la série télévisée Dragon Ball Z qui est la suite de la série Dragon Ball. Sommaire 1 1. Un mystérieux guerrier 2 2. Le passé de Sangoku 3 3. Une équipe de ch …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liste des épisodes de dragon ball z — Cette page présente la liste des épisodes de la série télévisée Dragon Ball Z qui est la suite de la série Dragon Ball. Sommaire 1 1. Un mystérieux guerrier 2 2. Le passé de Sangoku 3 3. Une équipe de ch …   Wikipédia en Français