This book's cover is of a high school senior driving the lane and putting in a layup. This book cover is blurred except for the character. This shows that he is the main character and that he is moving very fast. The cover shows that this book is about basketball. It obviously shows that the player is a good basketball player and that he has a future. The cover also shows that the coach of this team is the coach of troubled youth in the suburbs of a racially dominated area. The font doesn't tell much.