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Jammin' with Steven Adams

documentary heritage
  • Other Name

    Jamming with Steven Adams (Alternate title)

    Reading Warrior (Series)

  • Description

    "The story of how a troubled young man from small town New Zealand achieved his dream of playing in the best basketball competition in the world ... the NBA"--Back cover

  • Place
  • Other Id

    GV884.A33 RIL (Library of Congress Call Number)

    91875 (Cat ID)

    91678 (Presto content ID)

  • Department

Images and documents


  • Object Type
  • Name/Title
    Jammin' with Steven Adams
  • Other Name

    Jamming with Steven Adams (Alternate title)

    Reading Warrior (Series)

  • Primary Maker
  • Contributor/Publisher
    [Reading Warrior]
  • Place
  • Date
  • Physical Description

    100 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm

  • Language
  • Level of Current Record
    Bib record
  • Member Object

    1 item in this collection. View all items.

  • Edition/State/Version
    First edition 2015
  • Subject Category
  • Content
    The survivor tree -- made in Rotorua... and Tonga! -- bulrush! -- one outs -- big boots -- class clown -- the brighter side -- family matters -- calling the shots -- rough! -- blossom -- like another planet -- Kenny Mac -- that kid in Wellington -- committed -- wisdom through suffering -- pro, pro, pro! -- education is everything -- how kiwis do it -- branded -- year of the panther -- history in the making -- American Express -- welcome Steve Adams -- bringing the thunder -- thunder up! -- summer heights -- hunger games -- the big time -- the tallest athletes in history -- jaw dropping -- NBA game day -- Kiwi strong -- neon lights -- block party -- nasty -- this kid Adams -- survivor -- getting to know Steven -- Steven's Kiwi dictionary -- give it up for Tonga! -- timeline -- glossary of basketball terms -- notes -- about the author.
  • Public Access Text

    [Keywords: Adams, Steven, 1993---Juvenile literature; Basketball players--Biography--Juvenile literature--New Zealand; Goal (Psychology)--Juvenile literature]

    Based on interviews with Steven Adams. Includes bibliographical references. Intermediate, secondary. Hardcover.

  • Subject Notes
    David Riley is a teacher at Tangaroa College in Otara, South Auckland, and the author of the Reading Warrior series.
  • Collection Type
    General Collection
  • Copyright
    All rights reserved
  • Last Update
    19 Dec 2023

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