Nathan Taylor learns about the delicate balance between ability and aggression and finds that rudeness to family and friends is not tolerated, especially when Mum teaches him a salutary lesson.
TENNIS STAR is the story of twelve-year-old Nathan Taylor, who everybody says looks like his hero Richard Krafter. After unexpected success at the District Final, Nathan begins to take himself a little too seriously. On and off court, Nathan s attention-seeking and aggressiveness begins to alienate his friends and disappoint his family. Soon he must decide what the most important things are about tennis, and life playing to succeed at any price, or playing for the love of the game and the friendship it fosters
From Raewyn Caisley, the acclaimed and established author of TOP MARKS, IN UNION, HOT SHOT, QUEEN S CUBBY, FREE STYLE and GREAT LEAD, comes another book in the popular Junior Sports Series.