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Defying Expectations, Family, Sports & Recreation

Al “Hondo” Handy

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Book Description

An inspiring memoir about a young black man defying the odds by becoming one of the first black kids to attend an all-white school before integration, win a basketball state championship, and continue to thrive throughout his career. This is just one example of the many obstacles Al "Hondo" Handy had to overcome to become the influential and determined man he is today. This book is perfect for anyone with a dream that seems impossible. By reading Al's story, you will feel inspired to chase your.

Book Review

This is a wonderful read. Short and sweet chapters walking you through what it was like growing up in an era of early racial integration in Worcester County MD, and how hard work, dedication and putting yourself out there can help you achieve your goals, no matter what odds are stacked against you


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