Raised in a poor area of Washington, D.C., Kevin Durant is a true example of how studying and working hard can lead to great success in sports. As a role model for basketball fans nationwide, Durant works with several charities and manages the Kevin Durant Family Foundation, which works with kids from disadvantaged backgrounds and single-parent families. This book, complete with "Star Stats" and a timeline of achievements, celebrates Durant's charitable activities and basketball success.
Series: Making a Difference: Athletes Who Are Changing the World
Interest Level: Grades 5-8
Guided Reading Level: W
Lexile Level: 1070
ISBN: 9781622751815 (E-book)