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Eric Brach

Eric  Brach

Jordan Strump

Eric Brach is a lecturer in English at California State University-Dominguez Hills in Los Angeles. ...
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RITA WILLIAMS

 

RITA WILLIAMS

Rita Williams is the author of If the Creek Don’t Rise.  Her work has appeared in The Los ...
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Previous Booktalks by Eric Brach

October 30, 2013

Billy the Hill and the Jump Hook: The Autobiography of a Forgotten Basketball Legend

Skylight Books

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Billy the Hill and the Jump Hook: The Autobiography of a Forgotten Basketball Legend

Growing up on the hardscrabble streets of LA in the late 1950s, Billy McGill stood out. At eleven he was dunking. At fifteen he was playing in pickup games against Bill Russell and Wilt Chamberlain—and holding his own, in part because he invented ...
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