Open Court by Carol Clippinger

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Here I am not someone's little sister. Not someone's daughter. Not someone's friend. This game beckons mechooses me. I am a warrior. An Amazon. I am beautiful. And I play to win.

Holloway Braxton takes no prisoners on the tennis court. She's nationally ranked on the junior circuit, and she has outgrown the local competition. Her parents want to send her to a tennis academy where they regularly churn out professional players, but Hall isn't sure she's ready to devote her entire life to tennis, especially after her training partner has a breakdown at a tournament. Is it possible to be a tennis phenom and a regular teenager at the same time?


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About Carol Clippinger

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Carol Clippinger lives in Colorado and is a lifelong fan of tennis. This is her first novel.From the Hardcover edition.
 
Published December 24, 2008 by Knopf Books for Young Readers. 262 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Literature & Fiction, Sports & Outdoors, Children's Books. Fiction

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Thirteen-year-old tennis phenomenon Hall Braxton has been competing in tennis tournaments since she was six.

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